What is the prognosis of Crohn disease?

Updated: Jul 26, 2019
  • Author: Leyla J Ghazi, MD; Chief Editor: Praveen K Roy, MD, AGAF  more...
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Crohn disease is a chronic inflammatory condition with an indolent course. Appropriate medical and surgical therapy helps patients to have a reasonable quality of life, with an overall good prognosis and an extremely low risk of a fatal outcome. [1]


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