Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) encompasses a group of gastrointestinal inflammatory conditions wherein an autoimmune response is the culprit. Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis are two major types of IBD.
IBD is manifested by abdominal cramps, bloody diarrhea, weight loss, fever and may cause anemia due to inefficient nutrient absorption.
Although cause is unknown, several factors are linked...More >