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  1. What Causes Crohn’s Disease?

    The exact cause of Crohn’s disease is unknown, but theories suggest it has genetic, environmental, and immunological origins. WebMD explores what we know about the potential causes of Crohn’s disease.

  2. Crohn's Disease

    Crohn's disease is an inflammatory bowel disease characterized by severe,chronic inflammation of the intestinal wall or any portion of the gastrointestinal tract. The lower portion of the small intestine (ileum) and the rectum are most commonly affected by this disorder. Symptoms may include watery diarrhea,abdominal pain,fever,and weight loss. The symptoms of Crohn's disease can be ...

  3. Ulcerative Colitis

    Important It is possible that the main title of the report Colitis, Ulcerative is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report. ...

  4. Whipple Disease

    Important It is possible that the main title of the report Whipple Disease is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report. ...

  5. X-Ray Exams of the Digestive Tract

    WebMD explains X-ray tests for digestive problems, including upper and lower GI exams.

  6. Crohn’s Disease in Children and Teens

    WebMD explores the symptoms, treatments, and management of Crohn’s disease in children and teens. Find out what you need to know if your child has Crohn’s.

  7. Surgery for Crohn’s Disease

    WebMD explores the pros and cons of Crohn’s disease surgery. Find out about the types of surgery, possible complications, and how effective they are as treatment.

  8. Short Bowel Syndrome

    The causes, symptoms, and treatment of short bowel syndrome.

  9. What is Inflammatory Bowel Disease?

    The term inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) covers a group of disorders, such as ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease. Learn more.

  10. Choosing a Doctor for Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    WebMD gives you tips for choosing the right doctor to treat irritable bowel disease, including ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease.

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