Crohn's Disease

About- Crohn's disease also called ileitis is a type of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), and a chronic, or long-term, condition that causes inflammation of the digestive tract. 
 
Symptoms-
 Abdominal pain and cramping
 Anal fissures
 Anal fistula
 Anemia
 Arthritis
 Blood in the stool
 Delayed growth or sexual development, in children
 Diarrhea
 Fatigue
 Fever
 Inflammation of the liver or bile ducts
 Loss of appetite
 Mouth ulcers
 Perirectal abscesses
 Rectal bleeding
 Ulcers in the gut
 Unintended weight loss
 Uveitis
 Vomiting
 
Causes-
The exact cause of
Crohn's disease is not clear. The probable factors which may play roles are
 Environmental factors
 Genetic factors
 The individual's immune system

Specialists to Visit -
 Gastroenterologist
 Nutritionist
 Paediatrician
 General Surgeon
 Emergency Medicine Doctor

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References-
https://en.wikipedia.org
https://www.mayoclinic.org
https://www.healthline.com
https://www.medicalnewstoday.com
https://www.crohnscolitisfoundation.org
https://www.webmd.com
https://www.nhs.uk
https://www.medicinenet.com/

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