A member asked:
What is current theory as to a likely cause or trigger of Crohn's disease?
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Dr. Steven Tucker answered
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Some thoughts on IBD: The exact cause of ibd is still unclear, but 71 new human genes associated with crohn's disease were recently, this week, reported. The ultimate cause is an interaction between environment and your genetic pre-disposition. Read this http://1.Usa.Gov/qaojjl and http://bit.Ly/rywvp2 | @drsteventucker.
Answered on Feb 14, 2013
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