Crohn's disease is an inflammatory bowel disease including mouth, esophagus, stomach, small intestine, large intestine, rectum and anus. This condition may be caused due to an abnormal response of immune system. The symptoms can include weight loss, diarrhea, abdominal pain and bleeding in rectum. There is no permanent treatment for crohn's disease but anti-inflammatory drugs and biologic therapies can control the symptoms.
HOW IS CROHN'S DISEASE DIAGNOSED?
Crohn's disease is usually diagnosed in young adults between the ages of 15 and 30.