What is ulcerative colitis? Ulcerative colitis is an inflammatory bowel disease that specifically affects the epithelial lining of the large intestine. It’s thought to be an autoimmune disease involving T cell destruction of the epithelial lining. Subscribe – https://goo.gl/w5aaaV. More videos – https://goo.gl/UhOKiM. Support us on Patreon – https://goo.gl/ZGHEk4.
This video covers the known pathophysiology, the important signs and symptoms, and treatment options available.
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Script/audio/visuals: Tanner Marshall, MS
Reviewer: Rishi Desai, MD, MPH