Assist us in understanding the behaviors of these difficult diseases || Shafran Gastroenterology Center :: Patient Questionnaires
Can be found in peer-reviewed journals and we present them at national meetings. We ask all of our IBD patients to fill out simple questionnaires at each visit, to assist us in understanding the behaviors of these difficult diseases.
An ongoing disorder that causes inflammation of the digestive tract || Shafran Gastroenterology Center :: Crohn's Disease
What is Crohn’s disease? Crohn’s disease may also be called ileitis or enteritis. Laquo; top ». What causes Crohn’s disease? Laquo; top ». What are the symptoms? Laquo; top ». How is Crohn’s disease diagnosed? A thorough physical exam and a series of tests may be required to diagnose Crohn’s disease. Blood tests may be done to check for anemia, which could indicate bleeding in the intestines. Blood tests may also uncover a high white blood cell count, which is a sign of inflammation somewhere in the ...