Toxic megacolon

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What is toxic megacolon?

Toxic megacolon is characterized by extreme inflammation and distention (stretching or enlargement) of the colon.

Common symptoms reported by people with toxic megacolon

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Treatments taken by people with toxic megacolon

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Compare treatments taken by people with toxic megacolon

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Who has toxic megacolon on PatientsLikeMe?



These charts show data from toxic megacolon patients who have completed their condition history
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