It’s Quiz O’clock! Inflammatory Bowel Disease Edition


#1. Inflammatory bowel disease is an autoimmune disease

#2. Inflammatory bowel disease describes Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis

#3. Inflammatory bowel disease is the same as irritable bowel disease

#4. Cigarette smoking worsens the course of Crohn's Disease but protects against ulcerative colitis

#5. Crohn's disease affects the large intestine only

#6. Ulcerative colitis affects the colon and the rectum

#7. Genetics contributes to the risk of developing inflammatory bowel disease

#8. There is a known cure to inflammatory bowel disease

#9. Corticosteroids are used in treating inflammatory bowel disease

#10. Surgery is sometimes needed for severe diseases


Suggested Reading: Understanding Inflammatory Bowel Disease