Advertisement

Crohn's disease (n.)

" chronic inflammatory condition of the digestive tract," 1935, for U.S. pathologist Burrill Bernard Crohn, one of the team that wrote the article describing it in 1932.

Others are reading

Advertisement
Definitions of Crohn's disease from WordNet

Crohn's disease (n.)
a serious chronic and progressive inflammation of the ileum producing frequent bouts of diarrhea with abdominal pain and nausea and fever and weight loss;
Synonyms: regional enteritis / regional ileitis
From wordnet.princeton.edu

Dictionary entries near Crohn's disease

crocket

crocodile

crocus

Croesus

croft

Crohn's disease

croissant

Cro-Magnon

cromlech

crone

Cronus