Corticosteroids in Crohn’s disease

Abstract

Crohn's disease is a lifelong illness characterized by chronic recurrent flares. The precise etiology of Crohn's disease is unknown. However, it appears to involve an enhanced systemic immune response and intensified local intestinal mucosal inflammatory activity, mediated through various inflammatory cells and an array of proinflammatory cytokines… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1572-0241.2002.05596.x

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