What is the initial evaluation for suspected pediatric Crohn disease?

Updated: Oct 23, 2018
  • Author: Andrew B Grossman, MD; Chief Editor: Carmen Cuffari, MD  more...
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Patients with suspected Crohn disease should initially be evaluated by their primary care team. Symptoms should be elicited in detail. A medical history, a detailed review of systems, and a family history should be obtained, and growth parameters should be documented.


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