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Crohn Disease (cont.)

Other Therapy for Crohn's Disease

Newer immunosuppressant agents, such as tacrolimus (Prograf) and mycophenolate mofetil (CellCept), and natural products of the immune system that fight inflammation, such as specific interleukins, are being tested in Crohn's disease.

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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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