Fast Five Quiz: Ulcerative Colitis Myths vs Facts

B.S. Anand, MD


September 08, 2022

Worldwide, the incidence of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) continues to grow. Ulcerative colitis (UC) is one of the two major types of IBD. Unlike Crohn's disease (CD), which can affect any part of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract, UC characteristically involves the large intestine. This lifelong disorder has no cure and affects patients' mental and social health. As with many GI conditions, myths about key clinical aspects are prevalent. When it comes to risk factors, clinical aspects, and best practices for UC, can you separate fact from fiction? Take this short quiz.


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