Inflammatory bowel disease

Keywords: Colitis

Key Information

Appropriate Tests

Crohn's disease

 

Ulcerative colitis

 

Pseudomembranous colitis (antibiotic associated)

See under Diarrhoea - acute.

Ischaemic colitis

 

Lymphocytic colitis

Colorectal biopsy, Electrolytes faeces.

Infectious colitis

Faeces MCS and antigen.