Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content

Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Inflammatory Bowel Disease: What is it, Causes, Diagnosis, Symptoms, Treatment | Singapore General Hospital

Inflammatory Bowel Disease - Symptoms

Symptoms are varied, comprising:

  • Classical symptoms include diarrhoea, blood in the stool, weight loss, mouth ulcers and abdominal pain.
  • Subtle symptoms include change in bowel habit, failure to thrive in babies, lagging developmental milestones in children, bloating and lethargy.
  • Less common symptoms include anal fistulas, passing faeces or air in the urine.

Inflammatory Bowel Disease - How to prevent?

Inflammatory Bowel Disease - Preparing for surgery

Inflammatory Bowel Disease - Post-surgery care

The information provided is not intended as medical advice. Terms of use. Information provided by SingHealth