Mucous Colitis

Mucous colitis is also known as tubular diarrhea or membrane enteritis. It is a chronic disease of the colon. It forms masses or plugs of mucous, which are voided in tubular form, strings, or shreds.1

Fast Facts:

  • Found in children with prolapse of the bowel.
  • Connected with hemorrhoids.
  • The cause of mucous colitis is not known.

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