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Have chrons disease with large bowel inflamation. What is next?

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In brief: Medication

Usually medications are the first treatment for crohn's disease.
A gastroenterologist will help you. Surgery is seldom used unless there is a lack of response to medications, intestinal blockage, intestinal bleeding, or intestinal fistulas. Medications may include steroids or prednisone, and others.

In brief: Medication

Usually medications are the first treatment for crohn's disease.
A gastroenterologist will help you. Surgery is seldom used unless there is a lack of response to medications, intestinal blockage, intestinal bleeding, or intestinal fistulas. Medications may include steroids or prednisone, and others.
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