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colonic CGD

Friday 3 October 2003


- paucity of neutrophils
- increased numbers of eosinophils
- eosinophilic crypt abscesses
- pigmented macrophages
- nuclear debris

Differential diagnosis

- Crohn colitis (colonic Crohn disease)

See also

- chronic granulomatous disease
- digestive CGD


- Huang JS, Noack D, Rae J, Ellis BA, Newbury R, Pong AL, Lavine JE, Curnutte JT, Bastian J. Chronic granulomatous disease caused by a deficiency in p47(phox) (NCF1) mimicking Crohn’s disease. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2004 Aug;2(8):690-5. PMID: 15290662