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Crohn Disease (cont.)

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chronic inflammation of the digestive tract, chronic inflammation, digestive tract, autoimmune disease, autoimmunity, bowel rest, colon, colectomy, colonoscopy, colostomy, Crohn's disease, inflammation of the digestive tract, endoscopy, enteritis, gastroenteritis, ileitus, ileitis, ileocolitis, ileostomy, immune system, inflammation, inflammatory bowel disease, IBD, irritable bowel syndrome, IBS, large intestine, nasogastric tube, NG tube, ostomy, regional enteritis, regional ileitis, small intestine, stoma, terminal ileitis, ulcerative colitis, colitis, intestinal inflammation, intestinal ulcer, intestinal ulcers, malabsorption, diarrhea, Crohn's colitis, Crohns disease, CD, Crohn's disease FAQs, Crohn's disease frequently asked questions, Crohn's disease medications, living with Crohn's disease, diet and nutrition in Crohn's disease, Crohn's disease in children, Crohn's disease in teens

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Crohn Disease »

Crohn disease is an idiopathic, chronic, transmural inflammatory process of the bowel that often leads to fibrosis and obstructive symptoms, which can affect any part of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract from the mouth to the anus.

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