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Living With Crohn Disease (cont.)

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Crohn's disease, CD, Crohn's colitis, chronic inflammation, chronic inflammation of the digestive tract, quality of life and Crohn's disease, inflammatory bowel disease, IBD, quality of life, depression, anxiety, stress, managing Crohn's disease

Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 7/11/2013
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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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