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Is it possible for a child to get ulcerative colitis?

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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Most of the cases are found in children over 10 years old.

In brief: Yes

Most of the cases are found in children over 10 years old.
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Dr. Jonah Essers
Pediatrics - Gastroenterology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Absolutely. Typically uc is diagnosed between the ages of 15 and 25.
There is another peak during middle ages as well. In pediatric GI we follow a large number of adolescents with uc.

In brief: Yes

Absolutely. Typically uc is diagnosed between the ages of 15 and 25.
There is another peak during middle ages as well. In pediatric GI we follow a large number of adolescents with uc.
Dr. Jonah Essers
Dr. Jonah Essers
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