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Pain in the abdomen and back, non healing sores on the body. Do I have Chron's disease?

hi i am a 54 year old lady i ave recently had 2 stays in hospital i have servere back pain on lower left side and abdomen i have fowel smelling wind and rash like sores on my body that wont heal i had a ct scan 2 days ago annd they found a thickening on the lower spine bone but i woke up this morning in agony i am due to have an m.r.i but not b4 a while i am not sure but i tryly beleive i have most of the symtoms of chrones please can u help
Asked On : Tue, 14 Aug 2012
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Gastroenterologist 's  Response
likely its a spine problem
unlikely Crohn;s also some time crohns may be asso with spine prob
but your intestinal symptoms dont suggest you have Crohn's disease
so go ahead with mri
it will clear ur spine diagnosis
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