I asked my GI how many patients she has. After thinking about
it for some time she said about
50,000. I was really surprised. I then asked her how many CD patients. She said 110 and then said that was a large CD practice. I also thought with that many patients she would have more CD folks.
I want her to take her time with me and answer all my questions but given she was the only person to diagnose after a very long time and with the # of patients, I guess I have to be some what patient.
I guess we really are "special"..lol
Perhaps everyone here knew these #s but as I was surprised I thought others might be also
Symptoms since I was 15 (now 50), 2 “definitive” IBS diagnoses but no treatment except “eat more broccoli, you are not getting enough roughage"..lol, CD in small bowel diagnoses with Pill Cam 06/2010, Kapidex 60mg, Prednisone 30 mg (tapering down over the next couple of months), Pentasa 4,000 mg, Amitripyline 10 mg, SCD, Freeda - Multi Vitamin & 2000 UI D3, Melatonin 9mg