Ulcerative Colitis Ayurvedic Treatment

September 30, 2015 6:56 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Ulcerative colitis is a long-term condition that causes inflammation and sores (ulcers) in the lining of the large intestine and rectum. The inflammation usually begins in the rectum and sigmoid colon and spread upward to the entire colon. Ulcerative colitis rarely affects the small intestine. The severity of the symptoms varies, depending on how much of the rectum and colon is inflamed and how severe the inflammation is.

Ulcerative colitis occurs at the rate of approximately five cases per 100,000 people. The disease pattern is one of the remission and exacerbation. It can occur at any age but its onset is most common among people between ages of 15 – 40. Ulcerative colitis affects male and females equally and appears to run in some families.


What is Ulcerative Colitis

September 30, 2015 6:46 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Ulcerative Colitis is a chronic condition characterized by the inflammation & ulcers in the rectum & colon or large intestine Ulcerative Colitis can be distinguished based on how much Ulcerative Colitis of the large intestine is involved. Ulcerative Colitis is a form of IBD that has similar to chronic disease.

When Ulcerative Colitis involves only the rectum it is referred to as Proctitis if it is involve in left side it is called left sided colitis(Ulcerative Prostates). When the entire colon is involved it is known as Penn colitis(Universal Colitis).