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Ischemic colitis

  • Alternative Names

    Colonic ischemia


    Prevention

    Being aware of your risk may allow early diagnosis and treatment. Absolute prevention may not be possible.


    References

    Hauser SC. Vascular diseases of the gastrointestinal tract. In: Goldman L, Ausiello D. Cecil Medicine. 23rd ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Saunders Elsevier; 2007:chap 146.