Title

Nasal Crohn's: Rare but Real Possibility

Division

TriStar

Hospital

Redmond

Document Type

Poster

Publication Date

10-28-2019

Keywords

crohn's disease, autoimmune diseases, case reports, nasal crohn's disease

Disciplines

Digestive System Diseases | Gastroenterology | Immune System Diseases | Internal Medicine | Medicine and Health Sciences

Abstract

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.

Comments

Presidential Poster Award WInner

Publisher or Conference

American College of Gastroenterology 2019

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