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Systemic manifestations of Crohn’s disease in the practice of a therapist


A. Nikogosova; V. Avdeev, Candidate of Medical Sciences; T. Krasnova, Candidate of Medical Sciences M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University

The given case illustrates the diverse clinical features of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) (Crohn’s disease), such as damages to the joints, skin and mucous membranes, and liver, and addition of polyserositis. The paper discusses various systemic manifestations of IBD, as well as the need for physicians of different specialties to include this disease in a series of differential diagnosis.

inflammatory bowel disease
Crohn’s disease
systemic manifestations
extraintestinal manifestations
primary sclerosing cholangitis

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