A 36-year-old member asked:
Can crohn's disease cause stomach ulcers?
3 doctor answers • 4 doctors weighed in
Gastroenterology 19 years experience
6.5k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Gastroenterology 27 years experience
Yes: Crohns disease can affect any portion of the GI tract from the mouth to the rectum.
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Pediatric Gastroenterology 18 years experience
Yes: Crohn's disease of the stomach is a less common location, but it is certainly possible. Furthermore steroids, which are common treatments for crohns can CAUSE ulcers as well. So can ibuprofen, which many people use to treat pain.
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Last updated Dec 27, 2014
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