Flashcards in IBD and Celiac Deck (13):
What is the most common extra-intestinal symptom of IBD?
arthritis (large joints)
What can worsen symptoms in Crohn's disease?
Which nutrient deficiencies are associated with Crohn's
What labs will be elevated in active moderate-severe IBD
What is 1st line treatment for UC
What is the definitive surgical cure for UC?
What must be taken with Sulfasalazine?
What is important to remember about the corticosteroids
What are the 1st line antibiotics used in Crohn's disease?
Flagyl and Cipro
Risks of Mercaptopurine or Imuran (azathioprine)
-bone marrow suppression
Consequences of exposure to gluten in Celiac
-villous atrophy in small intestine**
Celiac: clinical presentation
-bulky, foul-smelling stool