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Crohn's Disease

What is Crohn's disease?

Crohn's disease is a chronic (long-lasting) 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 (long-lasting) disease that causes inflammation in your digestive tract. It can affect any part of your ...
  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. ... 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 ...
  6. Surgery for Crohn's Disease Video (Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America)  
    ... Treatment Options Surgery for Crohn’s Disease Surgery for Crohn’s Disease We know the thought of surgery can feel ... First Name Last Name Email Address Zip Code Crohn’s Disease Complications Requiring Surgery Medication alone may not adequately ...
  7. Crohn's disease is a complex, long-lasting (chronic) disorder that primarily affects the digestive system. This condition involves an abnormal immune response ...
  8. Crohn disease can involve the: The correct answer is all of the above. In people with Crohn disease, the immune system mistakenly attacks the digestive tract-- ...
  9. What Is Crohn's Disease? (Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America)  
    Crohn's disease is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease affecting the GI tract. Our website provides information on Crohn's ...
  10. Treatment for 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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