Crohn’s Disease

Crohn’s Disease

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Crohn’s disease ?

A chronic inflammatory bowel disease that primarily affects the small and large intestines, Crohn’s disease affects the digestive system. It is characterized by digestive system lining injury, inflammation, and swelling.

What are the causes of Crohn’s disease?

Although the precise cause is unknown, research indicates that it may be caused by a number of factors, including

  • Genetic
  • The immune system
  • Environmental aspects
  • Gut microbiome
What are the symptoms of Crohn’s disease?

The symptoms of Crohn’s disease can differ widely in severity and frequency. Typical signs and symptoms include

  • Constipation and discomfort
  • Diarrhoea, which may be bloody.
  • Fatigue Loss of weight
  • Diminished hunger
  • Anaemia
  • Anal cracks and rectal bleeding
  • Intestine blockage
What are the complications of Crohn's disease?
  • Intestinal obstruction
  • Fistulas
  • Abscesses
  • Malnutrition
  • Alveolar cracks
  • Arthritis
  • Eye problems
  • Higher chances of colorectal cancer
  • Increased risk of blood clots
  • Pregnant mothers with Crohn’s disease
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