Crohn's Disease

What is Crohn's disease?

Crohn's disease is a chronic disease that causes inflammation in your digestive tract. It can affect any part of your digestive tract, which runs from your mouth to your anus. But it usually affects your small intestine and the beginning of your large intestine.

Crohn's disease is an inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Ulcerative colitis and microscopic colitis are other common types of IBD.

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  1. Crohn's Disease (National Library of Medicine)  
    What is Crohn's disease? Crohn's disease is a chronic disease that causes inflammation in your digestive tract. It can affect any part of your digestive tract, ...
  2. Crohn disease is a disease where parts of the digestive tract become inflamed. It most often involves the ... mouth to the end of the rectum (anus). Crohn disease is a form of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). ...
  3. Your child was treated in the hospital for Crohn disease. This article tells you how to take care ... Your child was in the hospital because of Crohn disease . This is an inflammation of the surface and ...
  4. Crohn disease is a disease where parts of the digestive tract become inflamed. It is a form of ... You were in the hospital because you have Crohn disease. This is an inflammation of the surface and ...
  5. Learning about Crohn's Disease From the National Institutes of Health (National Human Genome Research Institute)  
    Crohn's Disease/Genetics ... Crohn's Disease ... National Human Genome Research Institute ... From the National Institutes of Health ... Crohn's disease is a chronic inflammatory ...
  6. What Is Crohn's Disease? (Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America)  
    If you have been diagnosed with Crohn’s disease or are looking for more information, the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation can help you understand this chronic illness and learn how to manage ...
  7. ... colon cancer Diagnose or monitor ulcerative colitis or Crohn disease Diagnose the cause of blood in stools, diarrhea, ... colon above the rectum ( Hirschsprung disease in infants) Crohn disease or ulcerative colitis Cancer in the colon or ...
  8. ... that doctors use to ease the symptoms of Crohn's disease. It can help improve nutrition and growth, ease ...
  9. Surgery for Crohn's Disease (Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America)  
    Many patients with Crohn’s disease will be recommended for surgery. We can guide you through the most common reasons for surgery, including complications that ...
  10. How Do Doctors Treat Crohn's Disease? From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)  
    Describes treatments for Crohn’s disease, such as medications, bowel rest, and surgery, to decrease inflammation, prevent flare-ups, and promote remission.
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