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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 ...

link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11894-010-0112-5

Ileitis, or inflammation of the ileum, is often caused by Crohn’s disease. However, ileitis may be caused by a wide variety of other diseases. These include infectious diseases, spondyloarthropathies, vasculitides, ischemia, neoplasms, medication-induced, eosinophilic enteritis, and others. The clinical presentation of ileitis may vary from an acute and self-limited form of right lower ...

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Crohn’s disease is a long-term inflammatory disease of the bowel (intestines). It primarily affects the small and large bowel, but can occur anywhere in the digestive tract. The inflammation causes uncomfortable and bothersome symptoms and can result in severe damage to the digestive tract.

www.emedicinehealth.com/crohn_disease_in_children_and_teens/article_em.htm

What are the early signs and symptoms of Crohn's disease in children and teens? Crohn's disease in children and teens generally develop symptoms before the age of 20. Symptoms include watery diarrhea, abdominal pain, weight loss, appetite loss, and slowed growth. Management of Crohn's disease in children and teens is possible with medication and lifestyle changes.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Crohn's_disease

Crohn's disease is a type of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that may affect any segment of the gastrointestinal tract from the mouth to the anus. Symptoms often include abdominal pain, diarrhea (which may be bloody if inflammation is severe), fever, and weight loss. Other complications outside the gastrointestinal tract may include anemia, skin rashes, arthritis, inflammation of the eye, and...

medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com/Crohn's

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/what-to-expect-crohns-disease

Crohn’s disease is a type of inflammatory bowel disease. That means that your body’s immune system attacks and damages your bowel or gastrointestinal system. It’s a chronic, meaning long ...

www.nhs.uk/conditions/crohns-disease/symptoms

Without treatment, symptoms of Crohn's disease can be constant or may come and go every few weeks or months. When the symptoms come back, it's called a flare-up or relapse. The periods between flare-ups are called remission. Common symptoms. The main symptoms of Crohn's disease are: diarrhoea – which may come on suddenly

www.medicinenet.com/crohns_disease/article.htm

Crohn's disease (sometimes called Crohn disease) is a chronic inflammatory disease of the intestines.It primarily causes ulcerations (breaks in the mucosal lining) of the small and large intestines, but can affect the digestive system anywhere from the mouth to the anus. It is named after the physician who described the disease in 1932.

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

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 ...