What is Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD)

Inflammatory Bowel Disease, IBD, Crohn's disease, Colitis ulcerosa
June 19, 2018

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a general term used to define diseases that include chronic swelling of your digestive region. Types of IBD include: Ulcerative colitis. This condition causes extensive- swelling and sores (ulcers) in the deep inner lining of your larger intestine (colon) and rectum. Crohn’s disease. This kind of IBD 2is distinguished by inflammation of the lining of your digestive tract, which often reaches deep into damaged tissues….