Crohn's Disease Questions & Answers

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2 1 Wed, 20 Jun 2018
. Quick history first I have had a laparoscopic fundoplication for acid reflux I have had a full hysterectomy I ve had a diagnosis of endometriosis I am 33 this year since I had the Essure done and removed all this is happened my gallbladder is gone too I had that removed for the past few years I...
2 1 Mon, 18 Jun 2018
I am 69 year old female. I had an mre with contrast to look at my small bowels (crohns disease). My dr report included on some sequences the marrow signal of the right sacrum and adjacent iliac bone appears heterogeneous and heterogeneous marrow signal about the right sacroiliac joint . He...
47 1 Mon, 18 Jun 2018
I have chronic crhons diease with short gut I have chronic pain aim enroll with a palliative care program they feel because my crhons is not active I need not to be on opiate pain relievers for home I have had 6 surgerys i have inflamation painful diarrhea dehydration all these are chronic among...
6 1 Mon, 18 Jun 2018
my husband has dysphasia and has stopped taking his prilosec. tonite he cannot swallow any liquids-they keep coming back up. Is there anything you would recommend to relax the esophagus. He has chron s diseas as well and has not been taking his asecol. any help you could give would be appreciated.
25 1 Mon, 18 Jun 2018
Hi .My brother is a Lawyer and I fear is losing the battle to alcohol. I am going tomorrow to see him to try and share the truth as it is now affecting his Life and work. How do I try to reveal to him he is in desperate need of help?? He is also on chemo for recent diagnosis of Chrones disease...
2 1 Thu, 14 Jun 2018
i was diagnosed with crohns disease in 1996.. i have had 2 bowel resections the last one in 2005... i have been in remission since then, but now i am getting sores lesions and marks on my forearms an my legs.... and i have read some articles on the internet that they are probably being caused...
71 1 Wed, 13 Jun 2018
Dear Dr.i had chron s disease from long back without being identified and when the disease symptom worsen. i under went surgery in 2005 and till 2013 i had no major problem i managed by life with mesacol, budez cr, livogen and folic acid. now i feeling the symptoms are occurring frequently and...
2 1 Wed, 13 Jun 2018
Hi could you please tell me with chrones can you loose fingers and toes because of this disese or is it just related to the intestine we havent been told this by our Dr but a friend mentioned and has concerned so could you plz reasure that this is not the case thankyou
2 1 Wed, 13 Jun 2018
Crohn s patient. Got sick (flu?- but had shot) ~5 weeks ago. At same time was being weaned off Budesconide (down to 1 3 mg pill from 3). Blood, diarrhea. Spoke with dr. And went back to 2 Budesconide. Blood and diarrhea contained. Put back to 3. Symptoms continued. Hips ache, especially at night....
8 1 Tue, 12 Jun 2018
I have being procribed pentast 1g by my doctor is it for crohns? Bleeding from rectom eitchey ears and as many as ten or twelve big mouth ulsters and lack of enegary are my symtons, can you tell me what t is i have i am 52 and healty and fit have stoped smoking almost two yearsthank you anne
28 1 Fri, 8 Jun 2018
I could of answered better but I didn t really have my thinking cap on. I have had crohns since i was 15 now i am 55. it have taken some of my organs and flare ups are hard to control. I just got a medical retirement after thirty years of work in the same place. now i think to myself what is...
7 1 Fri, 1 Jun 2018
First off I have Crohns disease which at this time is active. But my concern also is several symptoms I don t understand. First, the bottom of my feet burn like fire, I have what feels like electric shocks shooting in my face, tired, weak, legs feel like tree trunks, I get off balance and light...
6 1 Tue, 29 May 2018
my daughter has been taking humira for her crohn s disease she is still breaking out with a rash that looks like acne on her left side of her face and the back of her ear looks like someone cut it open..also rash on her private parts. Is it humira or crohn s that is making her break out...she...
3 2 Mon, 28 May 2018
I was taking Lialda for my Chron s and it was working great. The cost has become a huge issue and I have been switched to sulfasalizine. It has been only one week, but my symptoms are not under control. How long should I give this medicine to start helping?
31 1 Fri, 25 May 2018
I recently I recently had my gallbladder out a week later I m still in a lot of pain I had a cat scan and it showed severe inflammation so I was scope and found to have Chronic Crohns disease tho it doesn t run in my family and if never smoked.is this right? I m in hospital for ten days again its...
8 1 Fri, 25 May 2018
I am 25yrs old,diagnosed with cronhs disease 2009.I have had a temp loop illestomy for cronhs disease secondary to a peri anal abcess in march 2011. All seems to be working fine with illestomy except for occasional swelling. Also i am passing green mucus almost daily from my rectum..is this normal?
8 1 Sat, 28 Apr 2018
Dear Sir, three days ago I had my blood count and the number of my white blood cells was 9,3 (the maximum is 10), but what worries me is that the number of my eosinophils was much above the range: it was 1,26 (the range: 0,04 — 0,40). In percentage it is 14 % (the range: 0 — 5). I would also like...
28 1 Tue, 27 Feb 2018
I have Crohn s Disease and have had chronic diarrhea for days. My GI doc is testing me for C diff (no results yet) and I will start antibiotics this afternoon. Have been very ill and then today there were curd- like lumps in the very green liquid diarrhea. do you know what this might e snd what...
83 1 Fri, 15 Dec 2017
I have Crohn s disease for over 30 years and am able to manage it well right know without medications specifically for the Crohn s. However I do have fatty liver disease and some kidney problems as a result I am told from the Crohn s. I get terrible muscle spasms (cramps) at different places all...
208 1 Tue, 5 Dec 2017
lMy question is, I have Chrones disease. I ve been offered treatment option to put off surgery. One is methotrexate, the other is interferon, I was also told about another one. I don t remember the name. I need to decide on the first one, and was told that they side effects are awful. Vomiting,...
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