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Can food poisoning cause colitis?
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Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Yes
Colitis is an inflammation of the colon which can be caused by infection.
Food poisoning with bacteria or viruses is an infection which can lead to colitis.

In brief: Yes
Colitis is an inflammation of the colon which can be caused by infection.
Food poisoning with bacteria or viruses is an infection which can lead to colitis.
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Dr. Ankush Bansal
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Dr. Fernando Austin
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
In brief: Food poisoning
Several different bacteria including e coli, salmonella , shigella , campylobacter may cause food poisoning with resultant cramps , diarrhea("colitis").

In brief: Food poisoning
Several different bacteria including e coli, salmonella , shigella , campylobacter may cause food poisoning with resultant cramps , diarrhea("colitis").
Dr. Fernando Austin
Dr. Fernando Austin
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