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    Bleeding on inner lining from colonscopy

    After the colonoscopy, the doctor shared the attached image stating that the bleeding was a result of the scope. It was normal before Doctor inserted colonoscope into the ileum. The questions are - 1. Is this normal? So much bleeding. 2. Does it heal by itself or cause more problems? 3. He...
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    GI with milder treatment philosophy/approach

    Our son is 14 and is on Remicade for 2 years. He is under remission. All tests - colonscopy, MRE, blood reports, are either normal or "closer" to normal, if not heading toward normal. While we love(yes) the science behind biologics, they loose effectiveness unpredictably. Additionally, our son...
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    Pediatric GI with milder treatment philosophy/approach

    Our son is 14 and is on Remicade for 2 years. He is under remission. All tests - colonscopy, MRE, blood reports, are either normal or "closer" to normal, if not heading toward normal. While we love(yes) the science behind biologics, they loose effectiveness unpredictably. Additionally, our...
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    12 year Boy. Any alternative to Remicade or Biologics?

    Our son was diagnosed with Crohn's in October 2015. He had reaction to Azathioprine after 3 weeks; discontinued. Now, doctors(checked with 2 GIs) are saying Remicade. We are very concerned about it's side effects. Symptoms: He has perianal Fistula but NO bleeding or diarrhea. Only other...
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    12yr son- What are alternatives to Remicade?

    Our son was diagnosed with Crohn's in October 2015. He had reaction to Azathioprine after 3 weeks; discontinued. Now, doctors(checked with 2 GIs) are saying Remicade. We are very concerned about it's side effects. Symptoms: He has perianal Fistula but NO bleeding or diarrhea. Only other...
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