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Do celiac and Crohn's disease cause sores?

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The two conditions can cause sores in different parts of your body. With celiac disease, you might have canker sores in your mouth. Crohn’s can cause canker sores in your mouth, too But you also can get pain or drainage around your bottom. Usually, the part of the body most affected by Crohn’s is the lowest part of your small intestine and your colon.

SOURCES:

Celiac Disease Foundation: "What is Celiac Disease?" "Celiac Disease and Crohn's Disease," "Celiac Disease Symptoms," "Diagnosis."

National Institute of Diabetes and digestive and Kidney Diseases: "Definition and Facts for Crohn's Disease," "Symptoms and Causes of Crohn's Disease," "Diagnosis of Crohn’s Disease."

University of Pittsburg Medical Center: "Comparing 3 Common Digestive Disorders."

World Journal of Gastroenterology : "Inflammatory bowel disease and celiac disease: Overlaps and differences."

Reviewed by Minesh Khatri on July 21, 2018

SOURCES:

Celiac Disease Foundation: "What is Celiac Disease?" "Celiac Disease and Crohn's Disease," "Celiac Disease Symptoms," "Diagnosis."

National Institute of Diabetes and digestive and Kidney Diseases: "Definition and Facts for Crohn's Disease," "Symptoms and Causes of Crohn's Disease," "Diagnosis of Crohn’s Disease."

University of Pittsburg Medical Center: "Comparing 3 Common Digestive Disorders."

World Journal of Gastroenterology : "Inflammatory bowel disease and celiac disease: Overlaps and differences."

Reviewed by Minesh Khatri on July 21, 2018

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