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Conventional Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis
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Conventional treatment of ulcerative colitis

Mild to moderate ulcerative colitis

Treatment of mild ulcerative colitis (less than four stools per day with no other major gastrointestinal symptoms):


Moderate to severe ulcerative colitis

Treatment of moderate to severe ulcerative colitis (more than four stools per day with other major gastrointestinal symptoms):


Surgery is recommended as a treatment for serious complications of this condition, such as:


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  Last reviewed: 30 September 2008 || Last updated: 14 February 2009


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Disclaimer: This guide is not intended to be used for diagnostic or prescriptive purposes. For any treatment or diagnosis of illness, please see your doctor.


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