Colon inflammation

Inflammation of the colon - a colonthe main types of inflammatory diseases can be:

Infectious origin colitis(very common, can cause diarrhoea, bloody diarrhoea, even complete dehydration), inflammatory bowel diseases associated with antibiotic use (ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease), and coloninflammation of the glove finger-like diverticula (diverticulitis).

The above colitisUlcerative colitis and Crohn's disease are of particular importance as they are lifelong diseases requiring regular care and may be of increased risk of developing after a long period of colon cancerthe risk of developing.

A colitis Symptoms include diarrhoea, bloody stools, abdominal pain, anaemia and extra-intestinal symptoms (eye pain, sensitivity to light, skin symptoms, joint pain, kidney stones, liver disease).