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Can you die from chron's disease?

Can you die from chron's disease?

Complications: Untreated, chron's disease can cause obstructions, which can lead to dehydration & death. Treated & controlled, with current regimines, it is very manageable & should not lead to any increased mortality. ...Read more

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DID is an acronym for "Dissociative identity disorder" or "Multiple personality disorder" (psychiatric disorders). It is also ...Read more


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Can you die from Crohn's disease?

Can you die from Crohn's disease?

Rarely: If untreated and out of control, people can lose weight, not absorb enough nutrients and become quite sick. Sometimes people need surgery when other treatments aren't effective. As with any illness that requires medication and/or surgical interventions, there is always risk, but many people living with crohn's can improve with appropriate intevention and live a fairly normal life. ...Read more

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Will I die from lou gehrig's disease?

Will I die from lou gehrig's disease?

See your doctor: I really feel that this is a question that is best addressed face to face with an experienced physician you trust. I wish you all the best! ...Read more

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Can I die from chagas disease if I ignore it?

Can I die from chagas disease if I ignore it?

Most certainly: Several scenarios come to mind: 1. If not treated, the parasite will end up in your heart and weaken the heart wall, causing an aneurysm and potentially, a catastrophic blow out. 2. If you were to get a transplant procedure and you have untreated chagas, it would certainly kill you since your immune system is being suppressed. Have it evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more

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Can I die from whipples disease if I ignore it?

Can I die from whipples disease if I ignore it?

Yes: Whipples disease is associated with malabsorption and person could die of malnutrition if it is left untreated. ...Read more

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What will cause a person to die from Crohn's disease?

Rare: It's actually rare to die directly from crohn's disease. The main cause of death that can be tied to crohn's would be cancer. Many decades of inflammation can lead to bowel cancers. Also, medications from crohn's are associated with a risk of lymphoma. Even if you get cancer, it may not cause death. Some of these cancers are treatable with chemotherapy, radiation, and surgery. ...Read more

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What could cause a person to die from Crohn's disease?

What could cause a person to die from Crohn's disease?

Several things: Crohn's disease is an autoimmune-type disease with no cure. Management uses immune suppression, which places people at risk for infectious complications. There are also complications of the disease process that require surgery: perforation, obstruction, unresponsive to meds. Other complications include malnutrition and a higher risk of certain cancers. ...Read more

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What is pink sock disease and if you get it do you die?

What is pink sock disease and if you get it do you die?

See below: Pink sock disease is a synonym for rectal prolapse which means the rectum pooches out and is pink when you see it this is ordianrily a minor problem and can be fixed rarely in older individuals it is associated with rectal carcinoma-yo are not old enough for the carcinoma. ...Read more

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Are there any disease that you can die from in your sleep?

Are there any disease that you can die from in your sleep?

In theory, any!: Disease processes do not have a time-clock for how they work. They just continue to progress, and depending on how quickly the symptoms come on, how severe they are, and what shape the person is in for general health, any moment, day or night, could be our last. ...Read more