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Hello welcome to ask about the -- half a million Americans have.
Crohn's disease we got this question from the viewer wanted to know.
Hi doctor -- I was just diagnosed with crohn's disease what are some available treatments.
-- disease as a condition where the lining of your digest of tract becomes inflamed.
Symptoms include severe diarrhea.
Abdominal pain blood in your stool ulcers and reduce appetite and weight loss.
Doctors don't know exactly what causes causes -- but it may be related to the body's immune system and its response to bacteria.
-- runs in families was sometimes genetic and people of eastern European Jewish backgrounds are more likely to get.
Doctors prescribe certain medications to control this condition for more on that we call to gastroenterology is and the each ship.
Treatment for crohn's disease is dependent upon the -- severity of disease.
Mild forms of the disease can be adequately treated with antibiotics.
Or fight you know solicit compounds such as in the sound.
More severe cases predator zone is needed to help control symptoms.
In those -- more severe severe forms of crohn's disease two classes of compounds are often use.
You're gonna watch leaders and the entirety in happy agents also called biologics.
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