Pouchitis

Pouchitis

acute inflammation of intestinal mucosa seen in an ileal reservoir that may extend transmurally, occurring as a late complication of restorative proctocolectomy (proctocolectomy, restorative), possibly due to obstruction and stercoral ulceration.

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