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Alternative Treatments For Microscopic Colitis
Micro colitis vs IBS: Microscopic colitis refers to 2 med conditions causing diarrhea: collagenous colitis and lymphocytic colitis--conditions characterized by this triad of clinicopathological features: 1. Chronic watery diarrhea; 2. Normal colonoscopy; 3. Characteristic histopathology. Whereas in ibs diarrhea or constipation may predominate, or they may alternate. This diarrhea etiology is different from micro colit. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lost 20 pounds ima month but all tests are negative for crohns, microscopic colitis and allergies. I can't keep anything in. What's happening to me?
Many causes: There are many causes of weight loss including endocrine, metabolic, structural and psychologic issues. You've only listed three causes when there can be dozens. You need professional help to sort through these causes. If your current doctors cannot supply you with an answer, please get another opinion. Continued weight loss can be deadly. ...Read more
Colonoscopy normal.Dr took 4 tissues from different areas to check for microscopic colitis. Should i afraid for anything else? Like cancer?
No: Any reputable gastroenterologist who does a thorough colonoscopy will be checking for signs of cancer during the procedure. Even if he is checking for colitis specifically, he would biopsy or note any other abnormalities he sees during the exam. A normal colonoscopy is a GOOD thing! The current recommendations are 5-10 years til next one to screen for cancer again. ...Read more
Microscopic colitis, does it show microscope in remission? Been without symptoms for a two of months after a year of symptoms. Having colonoscopy.
Is it poss to have microscopic colitis w/of diarrhea? I was dx w/ it , but I don't have diarrhea. My stool does change though when I have an attack.
I have been diagnosed with Microscopic Colitis since 2008. I ate corn a week ago. Can it wait until today to cause a problem? Does it accumulate in me
No: When you eat something it is digested and does not accumulate. I am unsure what problem you are concerned about. ...Read more
Diarrhea for 3 straight weeks was diagnosed with microscopic colitis, finished meds and diarrhea came back 3 days ago along with severe nausea?
GI now: There are very specific Rxs for microscopic colits, a rare and dangerous form of this disease. Please call your GI doctor NOW- 3 weeks is certainly too long! ...Read more
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