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Flashcards in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Deck (8)
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1

Location for Crohn's Diese

Anywhere in digestive tract from mouth to anus

2

Signs for Crohn's Diese

3-4 semi-soft stools, no blood Anorexia, Fistulas

3

LIfestyle for Crohn's Diese

Associated with smoking

4

Treatment for Crohn's Diese

Anti-inflammatory steroids
NPO Status - bowel rest
Surgery will not help; disease will reoccur

5

Location for Ulcerative Colitis

Primarily colon

6

Signs for Ulcerative Colitis

Bloody diarrhea
Weight loss

7

LIfestyle for Ulcerative Colitis

Non- smokers

8

Treatment for Ulcerative Colitis

Anti- Inflammatory steroids
NPO status - bowel rest
Surgery to remove affected area

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