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Is colitis common in the us?

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Dr. Fernando Austin
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: Colitis

Ulcerative colitis and crohn's colitis which are both forms of inflammatory bowel disease(ibd) are very common in the us.

In brief: Colitis

Ulcerative colitis and crohn's colitis which are both forms of inflammatory bowel disease(ibd) are very common in the us.
Dr. Fernando Austin
Dr. Fernando Austin
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In brief: Depends

There are many types of "colitis'; it is not uncommon for patients with bowel or abdominal problems to be advised that they have some type of 'colitis', although it may not necessarily be a serious 'disease'.

In brief: Depends

There are many types of "colitis'; it is not uncommon for patients with bowel or abdominal problems to be advised that they have some type of 'colitis', although it may not necessarily be a serious 'disease'.
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