Indications for Emergency Surgery

Emergency surgery in ulcerative colitis is indicated in cases when life-treating complications occur during the course of the disease. It is of paramount significance to stress the value of well-timed surgical treatment since in many cases appropriate indications (Table 1) and timely operation can save the patient's life.

Table 1. Indications for emergency surgery in ulcerative colitis

• Massive haemorrhage

• Fulminant colitis

• Toxic megacolon

• Perforation

• Obstruction

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