Nasal Crohn's: Rare but Real Possibility
crohn's disease, autoimmune diseases, case reports, nasal crohn's disease
Digestive System Diseases | Gastroenterology | Immune System Diseases | Internal Medicine | Medicine and Health Sciences
Crohn’s disease(CD) is an autoimmune IBD that can occur anywhere along GI tract. Its pathology show transmural granulomatous inflammation that can include all layers of GI lining. Extra-intestinal manifestations can be seen in multiple organ systems like skin, joints, eyes, and mouth. These symptoms are common in patient involving large intestine compare to involving only small-intestine. Nasal involvement is rare with CD and very few cases have been reported so far.
Publisher or Conference
American College of Gastroenterology 2019
Pratikkumar Vekaria, MD, Johnnie Mao, MD, Ravish Patel, MD, Devin Vaishnani, MD, Tejas Raiyani, MD. P1445 - Nasal Crohn's: Rare but Real Possibility!. Program No. P1445. ACG 2019 Annual Scientific Meeting Abstracts. San Antonio, Texas: American College of Gastroenterology.