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Friend's nephew, 15, living in osaka, just diagnosed with crohn's, told to avoid oil, fiber. Ok?

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Dr. Ruth Crystal
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In brief: Be sure of Diagnosis

Crohn's disease is usually diagnosed on biopsy of the colon or intestines.
Your friend's nephew should see a specialist called a gastroenterologist. Here is information on crohn's disease: http://www.Uptodate.Com/contents/patient-information-crohns-disease (paste the link in your browser).

In brief: Be sure of Diagnosis

Crohn's disease is usually diagnosed on biopsy of the colon or intestines.
Your friend's nephew should see a specialist called a gastroenterologist. Here is information on crohn's disease: http://www.Uptodate.Com/contents/patient-information-crohns-disease (paste the link in your browser).
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