oa Central African Journal of Medicine - Ulcerative proctocolitis in black Zimbabweans

Volume 35 Number 1
  • ISSN : 0008-9176



Over the last eight years seven patients with ulcerative proctocolitis were seen and diagnosed at Mpito Central Hospital (Bulawayo). A diagnosis of ulcerative proctocolitis was taken as definitive if there was a history of diarrhoea with blood where an infective cause could reasonably be excluded, and only if there was sigmoidoscopic, histological and radiological confirmation of the diagnosis.

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