Inflammatory Bowel Disease 6 Surgery for Ulcerative Colitis


In this episode, Dr Jonathan White considers surgery for ulcerative colitis.

After listening to this podcast, learners will be able to:

  • List the emergent, urgent and planned indications for surgery in UC
  • Explain the difference between an abdominal colectomy and a panproctocolectomy
  • Describe the fate of the retained rectum in UC

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