Crohn's Disease Treatment Facts

  • Crohn's disease can involve the:

     

    A. Large intestine

     

    B. Small intestine

     

    C. Stomach and esophagus

     

    D. Rectum

     

    E. Mouth

     

    F. All of the above

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

     

    A. Pain relief

     

    B. Weight loss

     

    C. Reduced inflammation

     

    D. Improved nutritional intake

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

     

    A. True

     

    B. False

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

     

    A. Beans

     

    B. Cabbage

     

    C. Broccoli

     

    D. Citrus fruit

     

    E. None of the above

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

     

    A. True

     

    B. False

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

     

    A. Acetaminophen

     

    B. Aspirin

     

    C. Ibuprofen

     

    D. Naproxen

     

    E. All of the above

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  • Prescription medicines for Crohn's disease can:

     

    A. Reduce swelling and damage in the digestive tract

     

    B. Calm the immune system

     

    C. Both

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

     

    A. True

     

    B. False

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

     

    A. True

     

    B. False

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

     

    A. True

     

    B. False

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  • What else can help manage Crohn's disease?

     

    A. Reducing stress

     

    B. Getting enough rest

     

    C. Joining a support group

     

    D. All of the above

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