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What can you get if you have Crohn's disease?

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  • You may have: Diarrhea
  • Stomach pain
  • Weight loss
  • Bleeding from your rectum
  • Constipation
  • Fatigue
  • Nausea
  • Fever
  • Sudden and frequent need to go to the bathroom You might not have all these. The disease affects different people in different ways. The symptoms can be mild, or they can leave you very weak. At its worst, Crohn’s can cause severe complications.

SOURCES:

Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America: “What is Crohn’s Disease?”

Lei, H. , July 1, 2016. Biomedical Optics Express

Mayo Clinic: “Crohn’s disease.”

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases: “Crohn’s Disease.”

Medline Plus: “Crohn’s Disease.”

DeFilippis, E. Feb. 23, 2016. Current Gastroenterology Reports,

Bray, J. , Feb. 22, 2016. Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Reviewed by Minesh Khatri on June 14, 2018

SOURCES:

Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation of America: “What is Crohn’s Disease?”

Lei, H. , July 1, 2016. Biomedical Optics Express

Mayo Clinic: “Crohn’s disease.”

National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases: “Crohn’s Disease.”

Medline Plus: “Crohn’s Disease.”

DeFilippis, E. Feb. 23, 2016. Current Gastroenterology Reports,

Bray, J. , Feb. 22, 2016. Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology

Reviewed by Minesh Khatri on June 14, 2018

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