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Can ulcerative proctitis cause severe inflammation?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Eric Kaplan
Surgery - Colorectal
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Proctitis by definition is inflammation of the rectum. May be caused by infection, trauma, or idiopathic as in ulcerative proctitis or crohn's disease.
Best to be seen by a GI or colorectal doctor.

In brief: Yes

Proctitis by definition is inflammation of the rectum. May be caused by infection, trauma, or idiopathic as in ulcerative proctitis or crohn's disease.
Best to be seen by a GI or colorectal doctor.
Dr. Eric Kaplan
Dr. Eric Kaplan
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Dr. Bonnie Bock
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

It in general can be a severe illness due to one of many causes, such as ulcerative colitis, crohn's diseases, or severe infections.

In brief: Yes

It in general can be a severe illness due to one of many causes, such as ulcerative colitis, crohn's diseases, or severe infections.
Dr. Bonnie Bock
Dr. Bonnie Bock
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