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I heard that when people get older ulcerative colitis' symptoms might be disappeared. Is that true? Or the duration of remission becomes longer? Thank

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Dr. Arie Pelta
Surgery - Colorectal

In brief: UC

No one grows out of ulcerative colitis As one gets older and has UC longer the risk of colorectal cancer increases

In brief: UC

No one grows out of ulcerative colitis As one gets older and has UC longer the risk of colorectal cancer increases
Dr. Arie Pelta
Dr. Arie Pelta
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Dr. Philip Miller
Family Medicine

In brief: Untrue

condition varies from patient to patient in regard to duration, severity and age.
Consult a GI expert.

In brief: Untrue

condition varies from patient to patient in regard to duration, severity and age.
Consult a GI expert.
Dr. Philip Miller
Dr. Philip Miller
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