Ulcerative colitis is a chronic inflammation of large bowel (segmentated intestine). Segmentated
intestine is a part of digestive system where waste digestion are stored. A rectum is the end of
segmentated intestine terminating in anus. At patients with ulcerative colitis canker and inflammations
large bowel which are shown in the form of a pain, intestinal frustration and rectal bleedings are
Ulcerative colitis develops at women and men with equal probability. Also it is established, that there is
a risk of inheritance of this disease.
Most often ulcerative colitis symptoms are:
- intestinal frustration (diarrhoeia). Frequent necessity of a devastation of a rectum can be the first
of ulcerative colitis symptoms. Thus desires can be painful and they can arise at any time.
- rectal bleeding. Ulcerative colitis causes a bloody diarrhoeia and blenna, accompanied by a pain
in the rectum.
- abdominal pain (convulsions). One more of ulcerative colitis symptoms is the pain at pressing on
- loss of weight. The cores ulcerative colitis symptoms can lead to essential decrease in weight of a
Less often are such ulcerative colitis symptoms: loss of appetite, fever, anaemia.
Depending on the part of segmentated intestine affected ulcerative colitis symptoms can be shown
more strongly or more poorly. If the inflammation extends only on a rectum, chances of recover at
the patient are much more above. On defeat degree ulcerative colitis shares on: ulcer rectitis (a rectum
inflammation), proctosigmoiditis (an inflammation of a rectum and segmentated intestine), sinistral
colitis (an inflammation of a rectum which has extended on left segmentated intestine) and versatile
colitis (the inflammation of all segmentated intestine)
Thus, various forms of ulcerative colitis can flow into each other.
Also, various forms of ulcerative colitis can have various ulcerative colitis symptoms. Therefore,
diagnostics of this disease is difficult and long process.