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Crohn colitis

Wednesday 17 March 2004

Lesional patterns

- Crohn granulomatous colitis
- Crohn active colitis
- lymphocytic colitis
- collagenous colitis

Differential diagnosis (1354228)

- X-linked or autosomal recessive chronic granulomatous diseases

- infectious colitis

- reaction to gold therapy
- metastatic cancer
- linitis plastica

Microscopy Video

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References

- Rhodes JM, Campbell BJ. Inflammation and colorectal cancer: IBD-associated and sporadic cancer compared. Trends Mol Med. 2002 Jan;8(1):10-6. PMID: 11796261

- Goldstein NS, Gyorfi T. Focal lymphocytic colitis and collagenous colitis: patterns of Crohn’s colitis? Am J Surg Pathol. 1999 Sep;23(9):1075-81. PMID: 10478667

- Goldblum JR, Wang N. Lymphocytic and collagenous colitis as possible patterns of Crohn’s colitis. Am J Surg Pathol. 2000 May;24(5):755-6. PMID: 10800997

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