Crohn colitis

Crohn colitis

(krōn),
regional enteritis affecting the colon; characterized by mucosal skip ulcers and transmural inflammation of the bowel wall.

Crohn co·li·tis

(krōn kŏ-lītis)
Regional enteritis affecting the colon; characterized by mucosal skip ulcers and transmural inflammation of the bowel wall.
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Membranous bronchiole characterized by multiple small granulomata in the airway wall in a patient with Crohn colitis (hematoxylineosin, original magnification X80).
Although there are no randomized clinical trials showing benefit of surveillance in Crohn colitis, surveillance colonoscopy is recommended by many groups, usually for CD involving more than 1 segment of the colon and/or at least one-third of the colon.
Crohn disease AGA recommendations: * Surveillance for UC also applies for Crohn colitis.