Magnetic resonance enterography in Crohn’s disease: How we do it and common imaging findings

@inproceedings{Mantarro2017MagneticRE,
  title={Magnetic resonance enterography in Crohn’s disease: How we do it and common imaging findings},
  author={Annalisa Mantarro and Paola Scalise and Elisa Guidi and Emanuele Neri},
  booktitle={World journal of radiology},
  year={2017}
}
Crohn's disease (CD) is a chronic inflammatory disease of the gastrointestinal tract, with unpredictable clinical course by phases of relapses alternating with other of quiescence. The etiology is multifactorial and is still not completely known; globally the westernization of lifestyle is causing an increasing incidence of CD, with peak age of 20-30 years. The diagnostic workup begins with the evaluation of the clinical history, physical examination and laboratory tests. However, the clinical… CONTINUE READING