The Brain and Spine Institute is made up of experts in the field of neuroscience in order to bring patients the best healthcare in East Tennessee for a full range of neurological diseases and disorders.
Your colon, also known as the large intestine, is part of your digestive system. It's a long, hollow tube at the end of your digestive tract where your body makes and stores stool. Many disorders affect the colon's ability to work properly. Most of those disorders are listed below. Treatment for colonic disorders vary greatly depending on the disease and its severity. Treatment may involve diet, medicines and in some cases, surgery.