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Author Image BBlack
Joined Jan 25, 2019

Crohns

Has anyone experienced infections of the kidneys or other organs due to Crohns? Fever 104 WBC 15.000 on iron infusion, s... read more

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Author Image RLeach2009
Joined Jan 24, 2019

Years in the making

Well!...I was actually diagnosed today, nearly a week after receiving a colonoscopy. My GI fill-in called to let me know... read more

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Author Image pvjimmy
Joined Jan 22, 2019

collagenous colitis

I was diagnosed in 2012. I had progressively had issues with diarrhea. This was a real problem since my work is not in o... read more

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Author Image hillamber271990
Joined Jan 16, 2019

Chromes

I have been dealing with a lot of abdominal pain weight loss for the past few months I have dropped down to 88 lb and be... read more

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Author Image JRWILSON
Joined Jan 14, 2019

My UC

I was diagnosed with Ulcerative Colitis in July 2010... Actually my original diagnosis was in May 2010 but I thought the... read more

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Author Image EveIrizarry16
Joined Jan 12, 2019

Crohns warrior

Hello all, my name is Eve I was recently diagnosed with crohns. I actually never even heard of it until I was diagnosed.... read more

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Author Image lisanobles
Joined Jan 10, 2019

Back in the hospital

I really hate waiting for cdiff results....I work here and Im praying for a negative result. This is my 3rd time being a... read more

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Author Image Zjhadae
Joined Jan 9, 2019

Theres hope

In july of 2012 I was diagnosed with Crohns disease, I had symptoms for 2 years previous to this and no one batted an ey... read more

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Author Image TDMW
Joined Jan 3, 2019

Our Story

I watched my son nearly die.  He had had Crohn's and had been treated with medications and chemos that didn'... read more