Which activities should be restricted in patients with pediatric Crohn disease?

Updated: Oct 23, 2018
  • Author: Andrew B Grossman, MD; Chief Editor: Carmen Cuffari, MD  more...
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A goal of therapy for Crohn disease is to allow normal unrestricted activity. Patients with osteoporosis secondary to prolonged corticosteroid therapy should avoid high speed and high impact contact sports to minimize the risk of fracture.


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