• diarrhea
  • Extensive involvement or pan colitis can give rise to repeated diarrhea, bleeding, and severe crampy pain, necessitating intense medical treatment. (medindia.net)
  • The first description of Ulcerative Colitis dates back to 640 BC and many physicians upto 170 AD including Hippocrates described a condition with a type of chronic diarrhea associated with blood and ulcerations of the bowel. (medindia.net)
  • Ulcerative colitis patients typically present with rectal bleeding, diarrhea, tenesmus (urgent desire to evacuate the bowels but with passage of little stool), and lower abdominal pain. (clevelandclinicmeded.com)
  • Poor appetite, diarrhea, and poor digestion of nutrients can make it hard for teens with ulcerative colitis to get the calories and nutrients the body needs. (teenshealth.org)