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medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Crohn's+disease

Crohn's Disease Definition Crohn's disease is a type of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), resulting in swelling and dysfunction of the intestinal tract. Description Crohn's disease involves inflammation of the intestine, especially the small intestine. Inflammation refers to swelling, redness, and loss of normal function. There is evidence that the ...

www.webmd.com/ibd-crohns-disease/crohns-disease/digestive-diseases-crohns-disease

Crohn’s disease causes inflammation in part of your digestive system. Crohn's can affect any part of it, but most often it affects your small intestine and colon.. Crohn's and another disease ...

www.thefreedictionary.com/Crohn's+disease

Crohn's disease synonyms, Crohn's disease pronunciation, Crohn's disease translation, English dictionary definition of Crohn's disease. n. A form of inflammatory bowel disease that most commonly affects the ileum and colon, characterized by abdominal pain, diarrhea, and thickening of the...

www.medicinenet.com/crohns_disease/article.htm

Crohn's disease is an inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that causes inflammation anywhere along the digestive tracts. Symptoms of Crohn's disease include abdominal pain, bloody diarrhea, and weight loss. Diet may trigger Crohn's disease flare ups. Several medications are available to treat Crohn's disease; however, there is no cure.

www.cureus.com/articles/18185-acute-myopericarditis-with-crohns-disease-flare-up

Cardiac involvement is rare in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) but can occur as a complication of either the disease itself or drug therapy. We describe an interesting clinical scenario of acute myopericarditis during Crohn’s flare-up. A 37-year-old patient with severe Crohn's disease started having multiple bloody bowel movements associated with abdominal pain.

www.dovepress.com/management-of-crohn39s-disease-in-poor-responders-to...

Management of Crohn's disease in poor responders to adalimumab Nanne KH de Boer,1 Mark Löwenberg,2 Frank Hoentjen3 1Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, the Netherlands; 2Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Academic Medical Center, Amsterdam, the Netherlands; 3Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Radboud University ...

www.edgarcayce.org/.../holistic-health-database/overview-of-crohn-s-disease

Edgar Cayce Health Database Overview of Crohn's disease - Crohn's disease is a form of inflammatory bowel disease, a group of chronic disorders that cause inflammation or ulceration in the small and large intestines. Crohn's disease usually involves the small intestine, most often the lower part (the ileum). In some cases, both the small and large intestine (colon or bowel) are affecte...

www.yahoo.com/lifestyle/everything-know-crohns-disease-digestive-151800238.html

Crohn’s disease is a chronic bowel disease that causes inflammation and irritation in a person’s digestive tract. It usually strikes the gut, and its hallmark symptoms are stomach pain and ...

encyclopedia2.thefreedictionary.com/Crohn's+colitis

Crohn's disease: see colitiscolitis, inflammation of the colon, or large intestine. The term "colitis" may be used to refer to any of a number of disorders involving the colon. Symptoms include diarrhea (often with blood and mucus), abdominal pain, and fever. ..... Click the link for more information. . Crohn's disease[′krōnz diz‚ēz] (medicine ...

onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1046/j.1365-2036.2003.01561.x

Introduction. Crohn's disease is complicated by fistulas in 30–50% of patients at some time during the course of their illness. Although it has been reported that relapse and repeated treatment are common, 1 the clinical course of Crohn's fistulas over time has not been well documented. The introduction of novel biological treatments, such as infliximab, 2 that have been shown to heal ...