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Can crohn's disease cause stomach ulcers?

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Dr. John Edmison answered

Specializes in Gastroenterology

Crohn's disease can affect the entire GI tract and has been known to cause both stomach ulcers and oral ulcers.

Answered Jun 10, 2014

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Dr. Sidney Vinson answered

Specializes in Gastroenterology

Crohns disease can affect any portion of the GI tract from the mouth to the rectum.

Answered Jun 10, 2014

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Dr. Jonah Essers answered

Specializes in Pediatric Gastroenterology

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.

Answered Dec 27, 2014

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