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Posted by: Can it | 2012-06-05

Colitis

Hi Dr
Can Colitis be cured? Or is this a condition you will live with for the rest of your life?

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If the colitis is caused by an infection, it can be treated but if the colitis is due to an auto-immune disease, like ulcerative colitis, it will be present for life. Auto-immune disease of the colon can be treated with medication or surgery.

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