Videos explaining Crohn's disease – common symptoms, tests, treatments & a personal story.
Crohn's disease (also known as Crohn syndrome or regional enteritis) is a type of inflammatory bowel disease. It's a chronic (long-term) condition which leads to inflammation of the digestive system lining.
Crohn's disease – Amanda's story
Amanda came to Johns Hopkins to manage her severe Crohn's disease where she underwent ileostomy surgery and started a new treatment plan. With the help of Dr. Mark Lazarev Amanda was able to regain control of her life and have a healthy baby.
(John Hopkins Medicine, USA, 2019)
What is Crohn's disease?
'This animation describes the cause, symptoms, and factors in the development of Crohn's disease, a type of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD).'
(You and IBD, 2012)
Treatment of Crohn's disease
'Laura Raffals, M.D., a gastroenterologist at Mayo Clinic specializing in the treatment of patients with inflammatory bowel disease, discusses treatment options available to patients with Crohn's disease.'
(Mayo Clinic, USA, 2013)