A 22-year-old female asked:
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have crohn's colitis being and on remicade (infliximab). have been getting lots of yellowish/brown mucus but blood test for inflammation normal. what could it be?

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Dr. Ramachandran Srinivasan
51 years experience Rheumatology
Crohn' colitis : Need to follow up with GI specialist for further evaluation.
Answered on Oct 24, 2015
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Dr. Abby Caplin
Dr. Abby Caplin commented
39 years experience Integrative Medicine
Agree, and blood tests for inflammation for CD don't always correlate!
Dec 31, 2013

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Possibly: The ANA is nonspecific. Why was the test ordered in the first place?

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