Crohn


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Noun1.Crohn - United States physician who specialized in diseases of the intestines; he was the first to describe regional ileitis which is now known as Crohn's disease (1884-1983)
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Stephen Crohn, who in the early days of the AIDS epidemic proved mysteriously resistant to the HIV virus, has died, aged 66.
First described by Crohn et al, (1) Crohn disease is a chronic granulomatous inflammatory bowel disorder that may involve any segment of the gastrointestinal tract.
Perianal Crohn disease: predictors of need for permanent diversion.
Evaluation of the pediatric Crohn disease activity index: a prospective multicenter experience.
Crohn who was part of a study circa 1932) is an inflammation of the transmural wall of the intestines, usually of the small intestine, but inflammation may involve any part of the GI [gastrointestinal] tract.
Lesoes do trato digestivo superior podem auxiliar na diferenciacao entre a doenca de Crohn e a colite ulcerativa.
Esophageal Crohn disease in children: A clinical spectrum.
Featured on "Mystery of the Black Death," the October 30 episode of PBS's Secrets of the Dead series, Crohn, 55, is a deep-voiced, no-bullshit freelance editor--and a survivor from the generation of gay New Yorkers swept away by the earliest wave of AIDS in the 1980s.
Crohn and his colleagues first identified ileitis as a disease, they called it regional ileitis.
Stricture formation in Crohn disease has been traditionally ascribed to fibrosis of the submucosa after ulceration.
Polypoid pansinusitis in an unusual, extra-intestinal manifestation of Crohn disease].