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Colitis on ct, dr suspects crohns. Colonoscopy showed no infl, biopsy neg for infl, but dr. Says can't rule out crohns. What can I do to get answers?

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In brief: Crohn's colitis

Is sometimes a difficult diagnosis, even with a biopsy.
Other causes of colitis are infection, ischemia, or diverticulitis. Sometimes, the only way to tell is by response to empiric medication trial. Your GI specialist is the best source for answers.

In brief: Crohn's colitis

Is sometimes a difficult diagnosis, even with a biopsy.
Other causes of colitis are infection, ischemia, or diverticulitis. Sometimes, the only way to tell is by response to empiric medication trial. Your GI specialist is the best source for answers.
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