Crohn's disease

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Related to Chron's disease: ulcerative colitis, colitis
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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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Cx601 is an allogeneic adipose stem cell derived preparation designed to treat complex perianal fistulas in Chron's disease patients who have previously failed conventional therapy.
This connection has been identified with many autoimmune diseases including: Hashimoto's thyroiditis, Graves' disease, multiple sclerosis, rheumatoid arthritis, lupus, Sjogren's syndrome, dermatomyositis, alopecia areata, myasthenia gravis, ulcerative colitis, Chron's disease, psoriasis, vitiligo, and type I diabetes mellitus.
And she has overcome breast cancer and Chron's disease to amass 20 million sales and win plaudits from celebs such as Sir Elton John and Annie Lennox.
Treatment of Pyoderma gangrenosum with infliximab in Chron's disease.
People suffering from digestive tract disorders such as Chron's disease, colitis, and colon cancer are treated with drugs that can have side effects, some merely unpleasant but others potentially harmful.
A 29-yr-old male using infliximab for Chron's disease for 3 months was admitted to hospital with a 2-week history of fever up to 38.
RVI patient Jennifer Rodenby, of Sunderland, who suffers from Chron's disease, knows what name she wants.