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Ulcerative colitis symptoms may come and go. You may have long periods, even years, where you are symptom-free (in remission). There is no way to predict when this will happen or when your symptoms will return.
Ulcerative Colitis Symptoms
Ulcerative colitis symptoms include:
Abdominal pain and cramps
Loose bowel movements with an urgent need to go
Loss of appetite
Low energy (fatigue)
Sores on your skin
Stool with blood or pus in it
Diagnosing Ulcerative Colitis
Ulcerative colitis symptoms resemble many symptoms of other digestive conditions. Our inflammatory bowel disease team has a depth of expertise and experience in diagnosing this challenging disease. If you experience any of these symptoms, make an appointment with our specialists. Learn more about ulcerative colitis diagnosis.