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A 14-year-old girl has a 9-month history of diarrhea, abdominal pain (usually periumbilical and postprandial), fever, and weight loss. She has had several episodes of blood in her stools. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis?
Chronic appendicitis
Chronic pancreatitis
Crohn disease
Bulimia
Gallstones
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Crohn's Disease ?
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Crohn disease ,may be .
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diarhoea with blood, abd pain, weight loss-malabsorbtion show crohn
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Crohns disease !
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Crohnss..... i had a doubt if this is the right age of presentation...its 20-40 yrs and not 14
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A 14-year-old girl has a 9-month history of diarrhea, abdominal pain (usually periumbilical and postprandial), fever, and weight loss. She has had several episodes of blood in her stools. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis?
Chronic appendicitis
Chronic pancreatitis
Crohn disease
Bulimia
Gallstones


c) Crohn's ? very early onset though...
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Chron's poss?
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