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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While infecting a kid with BSE is probably about the same odds as winning the Powerball lotto, the risks of infecting your kids with Johne's (linked with Crone's Disease in humans) and other virulent diseases found mainly in dairy cattle are very real.
Rubin relates his own battle with Crone's disease as at age nineteen.