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Recent content by jkd916

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    Newly diagnosed...looking for answers

    I had originally posted under the undiagnosed club forum, but just this week have been diagnosed with Crohn's disease and have a lot running through my mind tonight. My family is asking a lot of questions, and I'm not totally sure about how to answer most of them. I had 3 colonoscopies, 1...
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    Discomfort/ pain after capsule endoscopy (pillam)

    Finished my capsule endoscopy yesterday. Although it was an easier prep than the EGD/Colonoscopy, I'm a bit concerned. The aftermath of the EGD/colonoscopy was quite painful for me. I think a lot of it had to do with the amount of air and gas buildup, but it did pass with plenty of wind. This...
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    Biopsy results are in...

    Finally heard back on the biopsies taken from the ileum, etc. All other areas came back healthy. G.I. had found ulcers in the ileum during colonoscopy and now says that there was inflammation found but it was not chronic, so he is not diagnosing Crohn's. I'm just..confused and not a little...
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    New to the forum; awaiting biopsy results

    Hello all, Was hoping I could learn more about Crohn's Disease here as it is so widely generalized throughout the internet. I figured I'd give this a shot since it would inevitably lead to more information and personal stories. My symptoms have been on and off for years now. I have run the...
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