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I want to ask for a consultation to identify any hidden disease ,the time is passing and my mother is being more sick and I need to act toward this with all possible tools I have so I contacted you. four year back she had mysterious diarrhea which was really server, doctors were not up to the challenge and did wrong diagnoses as they were suspecting IBS all the time, the diarrhea goes by its own , the weight loss was about 13KG and she was never able to get single KG of them. no crohn's diagnoses at all in this stage. 2 years ago , a gradual constipation has started and turned to Sever Constipation: she NEVER got a bowel movement since 5 months, laxatives don't help as it get her more bloated and full. She used to have "Senna" herb to flow here bowel. Also there is a weight loss during the time of constipation it was decreasing slowly but after the treatment of crohn's has started. weight before two years was 68 , weight now is :51 her height is : 165. Diagnoses : one and half months back : The fist call to suspect crohn's was the high level of calprotectin which was 1300. CT Enterography showed crohn's in TI part , and inflammations in the small intestine as well. After repeating the colonoscopy for the third time , crohn's disease in illume was identified , and the biopiese confirmed that. Treatment: she took Imuran 50MG and Budeofalk 9MG for 10 days but made her case even worse as her appetite were totally gone. here weight start to go lower and lower so doctor switched to prednisolone 40 MG , it was been three days on it and still weight is getting lower . We need support to know what if crohn's was in remission and above symptoms was realted to something else? she is having acute bronchitis and coughing for three years? Can we say she has a rare crohn's case.It is rare as she doesn't have any cramps or pain at all , - Asked by w a on 13-Dec-2015 11:05:05

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  • Colon Rectal Surgery
    Colon & Rectal Surgery

    Answered by Dr. Kishore V Alapati on 13-Dec-2015 20:11:32

    please bring all the reports and come for a visit. we can come to a conclusion.


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