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THALIDOMIDE AND LENALIDOMIDE FOR REFRACTORY CROHN DISEASE: A META-ANALYSIS

Background: Thalidomide, a previously banned sedative drug, was rediscovered as an immunomodulator. Multiple studies demonstrated thalidomide as an experimental treatment for refractory Crohn disease. However, the level of evidence has been limited by the overall [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:19:11+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Other, Research|Comments Off on THALIDOMIDE AND LENALIDOMIDE FOR REFRACTORY CROHN DISEASE: A META-ANALYSIS

The Entire Stomach Turned Into an Immobile Sack: An Unusual Case of Crohn Disease

Case Presentation: A 19 year old African American male with no significant PMH presented with intractable nausea and vomiting after meals, and 65lb weight loss over 10 weeks. The emesis was bilious and non-bloody, associated [...]

By | 2016-02-01T08:00:34+00:00 February 1st, 2016|Adult, Clinical Vignettes Abstracts|Comments Off on The Entire Stomach Turned Into an Immobile Sack: An Unusual Case of Crohn Disease