Microscopic Colitis

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Microscopic Colitis is an inflammatory bowel disease that affects the large bowel (colon and rectum). There are two main forms of Microscopic Colitis – Lymphocytic Colitis and Collagenous Colitis. These are very similar conditions and are commonly referred to under the single name ‘Microscopic Colitis’. 

This information sheet provides information about Microscopic Colitis, including diagnosis, possible causes, and treatments.