Acta Scientific Gastrointestinal Disorders (ASGIS)(ISSN: 2582-1091)

Editorial Volume 6 Issue 1

Festered and Amassed - Crohn’s Disease

Anubha Bajaj*

Consultant, Histopathologist, A.B. Diagnostics, India

*Corresponding Author: Anubha Bajaj, Consultant, Histopathologist, A.B. Diagnostics, India.

Received: November 15, 2022; Published: December 01, 2022

Crohn’s disease is an idiopathic, chronic, relapsing inflammatory disorder of gastrointestinal tract which incriminates upper and lower bowel segments in discontinuity and engenders transmural inflammation. Additionally designated as terminal ileitis, granulomatous enterocolitis or regional enteritis, segmental, patchy bowel inflammation is commonly confined to ileum, colon or upper gastrointestinal tract. Characteristically, chronic or active colitis is associated with non caseating granulomas, transmural lymphoid aggregates and fissuring ulcers.

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  5. Image 1 Courtesy: Libre Pathology.
  6. Image 2 Courtesy: Radiopaedia.com.

Citation

Citation: Anubha Bajaj. “Festered and Amassed - Crohn’s Disease". Acta Scientific Gastrointestinal Disorders 6.1 (2023): 01-04.

Copyright

Copyright: © 2022 Anubha Bajaj. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.




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