6 doctors weighed in:
Will toxic megacolon kill me if I don't get treatment?
6 doctors weighed in

Dr. Carlo Hatem
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
5 doctors agree
In brief: Absolutely
It has to resolve otherwise surgery is critical before the colon ruptures and you go into shock.

In brief: Absolutely
It has to resolve otherwise surgery is critical before the colon ruptures and you go into shock.
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