Crohn's Disease Treatment Facts

  • Crohn's disease can involve the:

    Large intestine

    Small intestine

    Stomach and esophagus

    Rectum

    Mouth

    All of the above

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  • Which is NOT a goal of Crohn's disease treatment?

    Pain relief

    Weight loss

    Reduced inflammation

    Improved nutritional intake

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  • Diet changes are an important part of treating Crohn's disease.

    True

    False

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  • Which is a good food choice for people with Crohn's disease?

    Beans

    Cabbage

    Broccoli

    Citrus fruit

    None of the above

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  • People with Crohn's disease should eat plenty of fiber.

    True

    False

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  • For mild pain, people with Crohn's disease can take:

    Acetaminophen

    Aspirin

    Ibuprofen

    Naproxen

    All of the above

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  • Prescription medicines for Crohn's disease can:

    Reduce swelling and damage in the digestive tract

    Calm the immune system

    Both

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  • Biologic therapy may help when other treatments don't provide enough relief.

    True

    False

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  • Surgery to remove part of the intestine will cure Crohn's disease.

    True

    False

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  • Patients with Crohn's disease who smoke are more likely to need surgery.

    True

    False

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  • What else can help manage Crohn's disease?

    Reducing stress

    Getting enough rest

    Joining a support group

    All of the above

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