Crohn's Disease Research Paper

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Crohn's Disease Crohn’s Disease is a disease that causes inflammation in the small intestine. Millions of people all over the worldwide are suffering from Crohn’s Diseases. In 1932, Crohn’s Diseases was referred to as a medical illness and it was described by Dr. Crohn, Dr. Leon Ginzburg, and Dr. Gordon Oppenheimer.But it all started in 1913 by a physician named Kennedy Dalziel who had a meeting with the British Medical Association, and described his nine cases with patients who suffered from intestinal obstruction. One day with a close examination of the inflamed bowel of a patient, the transmural inflammation that is characteristic of the disease was clearly evident. Like abdominal cramps, fever, diarrhea and weight loss were observed in the patients, particularly to young adults. In 1923, surgeons at Mt Sinai Hospital in New York identified 12 patients with similar symptoms. In the 1930, Dr. Burrill B. Crohn pointed out similar findings in two patients whom he was treating. On May…show more content…
Crohn and his two co-workers, Oppenheimer and Ginzburg, presented a paper on “Terminal Ileitis”, and it was described in the features of Crohn’s disease to the JAMA. It was published later that year as a landmark article in the Journal of the American Medical Association aka “JAMA” and with the title “Regional Ileitis: A Pathologic and Chronic Entity.” The JAMA article was published at a time

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