Category: U

A comprehensive list of just a few disease that start with letter “U”

Ulcerative Colitis

Basics Description An idiopathic inflammatory disease of the colon mucosa affecting the rectum; can extend to involve the entire colon >95% of patients have rectal involvement, with 50% of cases limited to rectum and...

Aphthous Ulcer

Basics Description Self-limited painful ulcerations of the oral mucosa that are typically recurrent; they occur on nonkeratinized mucosa inside the mouth: the inner side of the lips and cheeks, the back and floor of...