Crohn's disease: ethnic variation in CARD15 genotypes
- Macrophage-Derived IL-18 Targeting for the Treatment of Crohn's Disease. T. Kanai; K. Uraushihara; T. Totsuka; A. Okazawa; T. Hibi; S. Oshima; T. Miyata; T. Nakamura; M. Watanabe // Current Drug Targets - Inflammation & Allergy;Jun2003, Vol. 2 Issue 2, p131
Crohn's disease is an inflammatory bowel disease associated with several changes in the immune system, including an increased number of infiltrating macrophages. These macrophages release a variety of proinflammatory cytokines, such as tumor necrosis factor-a (TNF-a), macrophage infiltrating...
- Crohn's disease, Crohn disease. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p546
An encyclopedia entry for "Crohn's disease" and "Crohn disease," which refer to an inflammatory bowel disease, is presented.
- Crohn's disease. // GP: General Practitioner;3/18/2002, p66
Focuses on crohn's disease, an inflammatory disorder affecting any part of Gl tract. Clinical features of the disease; Diagnosis of the disease; Pathophysiology of the disease.
- Changing pattern of paediatric inflammatory bowel disease in northern Stockholm 1990-2001. Hildebrand H; Finkel Y; Grahnquist L; Lindholm J; Ekbom A; Askling J // Gut;Oct2003, Vol. 52 Issue 10, p1432
BACKGROUND: An increased incidence of paediatric Crohn's disease was reported recently by our group. AIMS: To assess the incidence and characteristics of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in northern Stockholm between 1990 and 2001. METHODS: All records of individuals 0-15 years of age with...
- Crohn's disease manifesting as an isolated cecal polyp and secondary appendiceal obstruction with histologically normal bowel. Gerada, Jurgen; Borg, Elaine; Cassar, Matthew; DeGaetano, James; LaFerla, Godfrey; Vassallo, Mario // International Journal of Colorectal Disease;Oct2014, Vol. 29 Issue 10, p1307
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Crohn's disease manifesting as an isolated cecal polyp and secondary appendiceal obstruction with histologically normal bowel" in the May 21, 2014 issue.
- Erratum to: Work disability and productivity loss in patients with inflammatory bowel diseases in Hungary in the era of biologics. Mandel, Michael; Bálint, Anita; Lovász, Barbara; Gulácsi, László; Strbák, Bálint; Golovics, Petra; Farkas, Klaudia; Kürti, Zsuzsanna; Szilágyi, Blanka; Mohás, Anna; Molnár, Tamás; Lakatos, Péter // European Journal of Health Economics;May2014 Supplement, Vol. 15, p129
A correction to the article "Work disability and productivity loss in patients with inflammatory bowel diseases in Hungary in the era of biologics" that was published in the May 29, 2014 issue is presented.
- [sup 99m] Tc-interleukin-2 and [sup 99m] Tc-HMPAO granulocyte scintigraphy in patients with inactive Crohn's disease. Annovazzi, Alessio; Biancone, Livia; Caviglia, Renato; Chianelli, Marco; Capriotti, Gabriela; Mather, Stephen J.; Caprilli, Renzo; Pallone, Francesco; Scopinaro, Francesco; Signore, Alberto // European Journal of Nuclear Medicine & Molecular Imaging;2003, Vol. 30 Issue 3, p374
Crohn's disease (CD) is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease that may involve the whole gut. Marked intestinal T cell and macrophage activation is a key feature of the disease. Polymorphonuclear cell infiltration is also observed in the diseased gut, mainly during active inflammation....
- Crohn's Disease. Ghosh, Sabitri; Rona, Zoltan // Alive: Canada's Natural Health & Wellness Magazine;Apr2003, Issue 246, p58
Deals with the inflammatory bowel disease called Crohn's disease. Incapacitation caused by it; Crohn's as an autoimmune disease arising from interplay of genetic factors and Western dietary habits; Management of the disease through diet and exercise; Stigma attached to the disease; Patients'...
- Evaluation of disease extent with the Crohn's disease endoscopic index of severity. Marteau, Philippe // Gut;Dec2013, Vol. 62 Issue 12, p1819
A letter to the editor in response to the article "Mucosal healing in inflammatory bowel diseases: a systematic review" by M.F. Neurath and S.P. Travis in the 2012 issue is presented.