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IP Journal of Nutrition, Metabolism and Health Science

Crohn's disease presenting as a colonic free perforation: A rare case report

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Author Details : Ankush Sarwal*, Neetika Sarwal

Volume : 1, Issue : 2, Year : 2018

Article Page : 28-29

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"Crohn’s disease (CD) is a chronic and relapsing inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) that can affect the entire gastrointestinal tract. Free bowel perforation in CD is a relatively rare complication. In this report, we present a case of free colonic perforation in a patient whose final biopsy came out to be Crohn’s disease, which is a rare presentation in a patient with Crohn`s disease and we discuss this rare complication."

Keyword: Crohn's disease, Colonic perforation.

How to cite : Sarwal A , Sarwal N , Crohn's disease presenting as a colonic free perforation: A rare case report. J Nutr Metab Health Sci 2018;1(2):28-29

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