Medical management: Its accomplishments in Crohn's disease and indications for surgery

@article{RNAllanMD2005MedicalMI,
  title={Medical management: Its accomplishments in Crohn's disease and indications for surgery},
  author={Ph.D. F.R.C.P. R.  N.  Allan  M.D.},
  journal={World Journal of Surgery},
  year={2005},
  volume={12},
  pages={174-179}
}
While the etiology of Crohn's disease remains unknown, the optimal treatment of patients with this complaint must include integrated medical and surgical management. Crohn's disease is, in practice, not a single disorder but comprises a wide variety of disorders masquerading under the one name, so that each patient requires careful individual evaluation, including a review of previous resections and a clear definition of the site and extent of macroscopic disease. Any anemia and fluid or… Expand

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