What is the rate of prevalence for ulcerative proctitis?

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Ulcerative proctitis is a relatively mild form of ulcerative colitis, which is a type of inflammatory bowel disease. It is thought that up to 900,000 people in the United States have ulcerative colitis, and about 25 to 30 percent of them have ulcerative proctitis. So up to 225,000 to 270,000 people in the United States have ulcerative proctitis.

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