Crohn's disease

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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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Although further cases and pathologic changes need to be analyzed in more detail, P acnes should be considered as one of the causative microorganisms of granulomatous colitis.
He initially had recurrent painful oral aphthae and subsequently developed severe granulomatous colitis with extraintestinal involvement of the perianal tissues and the esophagus.
It may be an ocular hypersensitivity reaction as a complication of the granulomatous colitis (autoimmune mechanism).
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