Which lab result is characteristic of infectious colitis?

Updated: Oct 02, 2017
  • Author: David A Piccoli, MD; Chief Editor: Carmen Cuffari, MD  more...
  • Print
Answer

In typical infectious colitis, the lamina propria of the large intestine is infiltrated by polymorphonuclear leukocytes (PMNs).


Did this answer your question?
Additional feedback? (Optional)
Thank you for your feedback!