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A 32-year-old male asked:

Resection x2 ileum/colon junction crohns currently active w/ new obstruction. neuro symptoms include ataxia, fisciculation, atrophy, forgetfulness, confusion, mood changes, neuropathy. 6 months. can be linked to small bowel syndrome deficiencies?

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Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
Autoimmunity: Perhaps you have several organ systems having difficulty secondary to your Crohn's symptoms and treatments. Your neurological issues could well be associated with B-12 absorption deficiencies, and suggest you check methyl-melonic acid, B-12, folate amongst other tests. This appears more involved than just the small bowel. Uncover answers and much can be restored.
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