Multiple enterogluteal fistulas, Crohn's disease: A case report

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https://doi.org/10.28982/josam.547091

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Crohn’s disease, Fistulas, Ileocecal resection

Abstract

Crohn's disease is a type of chronic inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) of unknown etiology that may affect any part of the gastrointestinal tract from mouth to anus and shows extra-intestinal involvement. It characteristically shows skip lesions. This case report reported in 2018 describes a 40 years old Moroccan female not known to have documented evidence of significant Crohn’s disease. She was diagnosed with multiple fistulas that are a rare entity of patients with Crohn’s disease, which is itself a rare disease in African countries.

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2019-10-01

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Aziz K, El Marouni A, Belghali H, Souiki T, Ibn Majdoub K, Toughrai İmane, Mazaz K, Zerhouni A. Multiple enterogluteal fistulas, Crohn’s disease: A case report. J Surg Med [Internet]. 2019 Oct. 1 [cited 2022 Jun. 25];3(10):763-5. Available from: https://jsurgmed.com/article/view/547091

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