An inflammatory bowel disease involving the mucosal surface of the large intestine and rectum. It may present with an acute or slow onset and follows an intermittent or continuous course. Signs and symptoms include abdominal pain, diarrhea, fever, weight loss, and intestinal hemorrhage. [ NCIT:P378 ]

Synonyms: Colitis, Ulcerative ulcerative colitis (disease) ulcerative colitis (disorder) UC - ulcerative colitis Other ulcerative colitis Other ulcerative colitis (disorder) ULCERATVE COLITIS UNSPCF Left-sided ulcerative colitis ulcerative colitis Ulcerative colitis, unspecified Left-sided ulcerative (chronic) colitis colitis ulcerative

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database cross reference
  • UMLS:C0009324 (NCIT:C2952)
  • ICD10:K51.9 (DOID:8577)
  • NCIt:C2952
  • MedDRA:10045366
  • SCTID:64766004 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • ICD9:556.8 (i2s)
  • MeSH:D003093
  • HP:0100279 (MONDO:otherHierarchy)
  • ICD9:556.9 (i2s)
  • OMIM:266600
  • ICD9:556 (EFO:0000729)
  • MESH:D003093 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • SNOMEDCT:64766004
  • NCIT:C2952 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
  • ICD10:K51 (DOID:8577)
  • MedDRA:10045365
  • ICD9:556.5 (DOID:8577)
  • MONDO:0005101
  • DOID:8577 (MONDO:equivalentTo)
IAO 0000589

ulcerative colitis (disease)



gwas trait


has narrow synonym

left-sided ulcerative colitis



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