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Crohn’s Disease

Crohn’s disease is still a challenge to diagnose and treat. Clinicians have come a long way in diagnosing and treating Crohn’s disease since 1984, when Michael Weiss was first diagnosed. Yet this prolific and severe illness has no known cause or cure. In this first segment looking into the experience of patients living with chronic and…

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Crohn’s disease is an inflammatory bowel disease that was first described by Dr. Burrill B. Crohn in 1932. Ulcerative colitis is another inflammatory and while the symptoms between the two are similar, it is important to make a distinction between the two.  Crohn’s Disease most commonly affects the ileum and proximal colon but can affect…

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