That's good news. I hope you get good news about
your father too.
I think those of us whose colons are monitored might have less chance of getting colon cancer, because they catch those precancerous polyps early and snip them out! My doc says none of her UC patients have developed cancer.
Peace to you.
49 year old female attorney, diagnosed UC/pancolitis 1985, no surgery but much suffering. Asacol/5ASA 6x400 mg maintenance for 20+ years; used prednisone & Rowasa for flares.
August 2008 sought care of naturopathic doctor. Food sensitivity test showed wheat/gluten, other intolerances; eliminated wheat/gluten from my diet. Probiotics (Ultimate Flora, 50 billion).
Bad flare in March, used prednisone. Humira denied, started Remicade 4/12 and doing great~