Review: could Crohn's disease cause Anal stenosis?
We study 61,483 people who have Crohn's disease from FDA and social media. Among them, 86 have Anal stenosis. Find out below who they are, other conditions they have and drugs they take.
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Crohn's disease (latest reports from 157,771 patients) is typically treated by Humira, Remicade, Prednisone, Pentasa, Imuran, Mercaptopurine.
Anal stenosis (narrowing of the anal sphincter and opening) (latest reports from 1,081 patients) has been reported by people with acne, crohn's disease, asthma, pain, allergic rhinitis.
On Jul, 16, 2014: 61,474 people who have crohn's disease are studied. Among them, 86 (0.14%) have Anal Stenosis. They amount to 7.96% of all the 1,080 people who have Anal Stenosis on eHealthMe.
Gender of people who have crohn's disease and experienced Anal stenosis * :
|Anal stenosis||65.76%||34.24% |
Age of people who have crohn's disease and experienced Anal stenosis * :
|Anal stenosis||0.00%||0.00%||30.46%||9.93%||33.77%||11.92%||10.60%||3.97% |
Severity of the symptom * :
|least||moderate||severe||most severe |
|Anal stenosis||0.00%||0.00%||100.00%||0.00% |
Top co-existing conditions for these people * :
- Prophylaxis (38 people, 44.19%)
- Colitis (20 people, 23.26%)
- Rectal abscess (20 people, 23.26%)
- Hypertension (18 people, 20.93%)
- Rhinitis allergic (16 people, 18.60%)
- Blood potassium decreased (15 people, 17.44%)
- Stomatitis (14 people, 16.28%)
- Adverse event (14 people, 16.28%)
- Hypokalaemia (6 people, 6.98%)
- Gastric disorder (4 people, 4.65%)
Most common drugs used by these people * :
- Humira (86 people, 100.00%)
- Prednisone (40 people, 46.51%)
- Azathioprine (36 people, 41.86%)
- Remicade (35 people, 40.70%)
- Mesalamine (32 people, 37.21%)
- Ciprofloxacin (26 people, 30.23%)
- Budesonide (24 people, 27.91%)
- Asacol (21 people, 24.42%)
- Metronidazole (20 people, 23.26%)
- Imuran (19 people, 22.09%)
* Approximation only. Some reports may have incomplete information.
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