Ulcerative Colitis treatments
Ulcerative Colitis

Treatments could include:

  • Colectomy
  • Pharmacotherapy
  • Systemic corticosteroids prescribed (OME)
  • Therapeutic Immunosuppression
  • Antibiotic Therapy
  • Symptom Management
  • Proctocolectomy
  • Blood Transfusion
  • Ileoanal Anastomosis
  • Intravenous Fluid Replacement
  • Large bowel resection is also known as colectomy. This surgery removes diseased portions of the large bowel-also called the large intestine. The large intestine consists of several parts, one of which is the colon. During this surgery, the surgeon...
  • A total proctocolectomy is a surgery performed under general anesthesia to remove the colon, rectum, and anus. This surgery is typically done when inflammatory diseases of the colon have not responded to medical treatment. After a proctocolectomy,...
  • Transfusion therapy is regular intravenous blood transfusions due to the care needs of medical conditions such as hemophilia or cancer.
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