Colitis

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Acceptability at Recruitment

QUALFIED

Acceptability at CT / Work-Up

QUALIFIED

Individual at Risk

Donor / Recipient

Explanation of Condition

Inflammation of the large bowel. This can be caused by infection, or through an autoimmune process such as ulcerative colitis or Crohns disease.

Guidance

If Crohns or ulcerative colitis see Inflammatory Bowel Disease.

Allow two weeks between recovery from acute infectious colitis and donation.

Indeterminate colitis acceptable, but inform transplant centre at CT/Work-up

Pseudonyms or Related Conditions

Crohns Disease Ulcerative Colitis Inflammatory Bowel Disease

Version

Version 1, Edition 1

Date of Last Update

15th June 2012