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Crohn's disease

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A chronic transmural inflammation that may involve any part of the DIGESTIVE TRACT from MOUTH to ANUS, mostly found in the ILEUM, the CECUM, and the COLON. In Crohn disease, the inflammation, extending through the intestinal wall from the MUCOSA to the serosa, is characteristically asymmetric and segmental. Epithelioid GRANULOMAS may be seen in some patients.

Synonyms: Enteritis, Granulomatous, Colitis, Granulomatous, Ileocolitis, Enteritis, Regional, CROHNS DIS, Crohn Disease, Crohn's disease, Gastritis Associated with Crohn Disease, Gastritis Associated with Crohn's Disease, Ileitis, Regional, Crohns Disease, CROHN DIS, Crohn's associated gastritis, Ileitis, Terminal

Term info

NCI Thesaurus definition citation

NCIt:C27837, NCIt:C2965

SNOMEDCT definition citation

SNOMEDCT:34000006

bioportal provenance

Gastritis Associated with Crohn Disease[accessedResource: NCIt:C27837][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Enteritis, Regional[accessedResource: MSH:D003424][accessDate: 05-04-2011], CROHNS DIS[accessedResource: MSH:D003424][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Ileitis, Terminal[accessedResource: MSH:D003424][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Crohn's associated gastritis[accessedResource: DOID:4039][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Crohn Disease[accessedResource: MSH:D003424][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Ileocolitis[accessedResource: MSH:D003424][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Crohns Disease[accessedResource: MSH:D003424][accessDate: 05-04-2011], CROHN DIS[accessedResource: MSH:D003424][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Gastritis Associated with Crohn's Disease[accessedResource: NCIt:C27837][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Enteritis, Granulomatous[accessedResource: MSH:D003424][accessDate: 05-04-2011], A chronic transmural inflammation that may involve any part of the DIGESTIVE TRACT from MOUTH to ANUS, mostly found in the ILEUM, the CECUM, and the COLON. In Crohn disease, the inflammation, extending through the intestinal wall from the MUCOSA to the serosa, is characteristically asymmetric and segmental. Epithelioid GRANULOMAS may be seen in some patients.[accessedResource: MSH:D003424][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Colitis, Granulomatous[accessedResource: MSH:D003424][accessDate: 05-04-2011], Ileitis, Regional[accessedResource: MSH:D003424][accessDate: 05-04-2011]

gwas trait

true

term editor

Tomasz Adamusiak, James Malone

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