Lesser-Known Symptoms of Inflammatory Bowel Disease: Expert Q&A

IBD experts sharing advice on UChicago Medicine's At the Forefront Live

People often associate IBD with an urgent need for a bowel movement, diarrhea, bloating and abdominal pain. Many don’t realize that not only does IBD consist of two distinct diseases — Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis — it can also have many lesser known symptoms.

Inflammatory Bowel Disease Experts

  • Annie Gomberg, administrative director of the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center at UChicago Medicine
  • Jennifer Labas, IBD nurse practitioner