Crohn's disease

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Crohn's disease a serious chronic and progressive inflammation of the ileum producing frequent bouts of diarrhea with abdominal pain and nausea and fever and weight loss
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Usage


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Courtesy Photo Blaike Hammonds, 13, has been in the hospital for over a month and was just diagnosed with Crohn 's disease.
After spending a month at Bronson Children's Hospital, 13-year-old Blaike Hammonds has been diagnosed with Crohn 's Disease, a lifetime chronic inflammatory condition of the gastrointestinal tract.
Danielle Leavitt rises above Crohn 's Disease to star in academics, athletics.
Crohn 's disease, a chronic inflammatory condition of the gastrointestinal tract that has no known cure.
Among the 301 eligible patients with established Crohn 's disease, capsule endoscopy identified signs of Crohn 's disease in the small bowel in 196 (65.1%).
Walk for Crohn 's Disease & Colitis.
Many people who are living with Crohn 's Disease and Colitis may feel like they are all alone.
NEW YORK — An organization focused on Crohn 's disease and ulcerative colitis has revamped its website, the group said Tuesday.
Citizens raises funds for Crohn 's disease.
Citizens Community Credit Union raised more than $3,000 for Crohn 's disease.
Crohn 's and Colitis Foundation's mission is to cure Crohn 's disease and ulcerative colitis, and improve the quality of life of children and adults affected by these diseases.
In August, 2010, a 52-year-old woman with known Crohn 's disease presented with night sweats of 5 weeks duration.
Muschamp Awards UF Punter Battling Crohn 's Disease With Scholarship.
The Florida Gator punter battling Crohn 's Disease got a special surprise from head coach Will Muschamp on Friday.
The risk of bowel surgery for children with Crohn 's disease is much lower than reported in previous studies, according to new findings.
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