Crohn's disease


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Related to Crohn's disease: ulcerative colitis, colitis
  • noun

Synonyms for Crohn's disease

a serious chronic and progressive inflammation of the ileum producing frequent bouts of diarrhea with abdominal pain and nausea and fever and weight loss

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Interpretation & conclusions: Serum 25 (OH) vitamin D levels were significantly lower among patients with Crohn's disease as compared to age and sex matched controls.
Crohn's disease usually has a chronic relapsing course.
Macular edema has been associated with Crohn's disease only in patients with choroiditis.
Other complications caused by Crohn's disease include arthritis, skin problems, inflammation in the eyes or mouth, kidney stones or diseases of the liver.
A 45-year-old black man with known Crohn's disease came to the office for an evaluation of nasal obstruction.
Crohn's Disease Partnering 2010-2015 is intended to provide the reader with an in-depth understanding and access to Crohn's disease trends and structure of deals entered into by leading companies worldwide.
Researchers took biopsies from 447 individuals with new-onset Crohn's disease and 221 nonaffected individuals at multiple locations along the gastrointestinal tract and then looked for differences between the two groups.
attempted to determine the effect that regular medical marijuana use had on patients with Crohn's disease, (http://www.
For women with recent and past episodes of depressive symptoms, the associations with the development of Crohn's disease were significant, and were stronger for those with recent depression.
Extra-intestinal manifestations of Crohn's disease.
Crohn's disease is a chronic transmural granulomatous inflammatory disease that most frequently affects the distal ileum and colon but may occur in any part of the gastrointestinal tract including the mouth.
CROHN'S disease is a rare, chronic (long-term) condition that causes inflammation of the lining of the digestive system.
Abbott, a major global health care company, is launching an awareness campaign on Crohn's disease in Kuwait tomorrow (May 22).
One hundred eight patients with Crohn's disease in remission were randomly assigned to receive, in double-blind fashion, 1200 IU per day of vitamin D3 or placebo for 12 months.