What are the hematologic and genitourinary manifestations of Crohn disease?

Updated: Jul 26, 2019
  • Author: Leyla J Ghazi, MD; Chief Editor: Praveen K Roy, MD, AGAF  more...
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Bone metabolic disorders include osteopenia and osteoporosis. Hematologic manifestations include iron deficiency anemia, vitamin B-12 deficiency anemia, folate deficiency anemia, anemia of chronic disease, autoimmune hemolytic anemia, thrombocytosis, anemia due to GI bleeding, and thrombosis.

Genitourinary manifestations include nephrolithiasis, obstructive uropathy, glomerulonephritis, and amyloidosis. Pulmonary manifestations include granulomatous lung disease, fibrosing alveolitis, and pulmonary vasculitis. Cardiovascular manifestations include pericarditis, myocarditis, and vasculitis.


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