IBD encompasses ulcerative colitis and Crohn's Disease, and other inflammatory bowel diseases. IBD affects over 3 million people in the US is characterized by periods of remission with flare ups. Symptoms include abdominal pain, diarrhea, rectal bleeding, fatigue, and more.
The IBD program at the University of Maryland Medical Center offers patients a healthcare home, with gastroenterologists, dietitians, behavioral health specialists, colorectal surgeons and more working as a team to give patients the best possible comprehensive care.
Learn more about the program here.