Inflammatory Bowel Disease ( Ibd )

1434 WordsFeb 26, 20176 Pages
Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) can be defined as the chronic condition (it is persistent/ long-standing disease) resulting from inappropriate mucosal immune activation. Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) can start at any age. However, it is frequently seen among teenagers And also among young adults in their early twenties, both genders can be affected by this disease. There are two conditions that traditionally comprise inflammatory bowel disease (IBD): Ulcerative colitis and crohns disease. Comparison between Ulcerative colitis and crohns disease are clinically useful, because distinguishing between the two conditions allow specialists to choose the right management way. Comparison between Ulcerative colitis and crohns disease are…show more content…
Mouth, eye, skin, joint, and vascular complications (related to the inflammatory activity of  the disease). Complications  Mouth, eye, skin, joint, and vascular complications (related to the inflammatory activity of the disease).  Fistulas.  Abscess.  Obstruction. Muco-bloody. Faces Mushy-watery. lower-risk Risk of colorectal cancer Higher-risk Superficial inflammation which means that it actually affect the top layer. Histological difference Transmural inflammation which means that it actually goes through all the layer. Continues inflammation. Pathological difference Typically discontinues patchy inflammation with skip lesions. Less people are affected per year. Incidence More people are affected per year. Table 1. outline the main difference between Ulcerative colitis and crohns disease. As both Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis are types of inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD), however, there are major differences between the two diseases. This essay will focus on Crohn’s disease and pathological changes that may occur in the small intestine as a result of the inflammatory process and discuss the scientific reasons for the possible treatments relating these to pathological processes. Main body: Crohn 's disease is a chronic condition that classified as a type of (IBD),and characterized by inflammation in the lining of the digestive tract (Gastrointestinal tract) from the mouth to the anus. In Crohn 's disease, any part
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