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Symptoms of ulcerative colitis

In this article we will discuss about Symptoms of ulcerative colitis. So let’s get started.

Symptoms

Abdominal pain

Fever

Fatigue

Blood or pus in stool

Recurring diarrhoea

Weight loss

Reduced appetite

Tenesmus or feeling of incomplete defecation

Abnormal bowel sounds

Mild is when frequency of diarrhea or loose stools is less than 4 per day along with mild abdominal pain and may be presence of blood in stools.

Moderate is upto 6 loose stools which may be blood-tinged.

Severe is more than 6 bloody loose stools along with fever, fatigue and tachycardia.

Very fulminant ulcerative colitis is more than 10 bloody loose stools along with abdominal tenderness

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