as far as I'm aware, they two disease do have slight differences. Though, I would think that it would be difficult to tell which is which just by the naked eye, it's still good practice to get biopsies and check them out under a scope just to be sure.
25 years old
Diagnosed 9/06 with Pancolitis. The diagnosis was changed 9/20/07 to Crohn's disease.
Located in my large intestines, stomach, and mouth.
Asacol 3 3x's a day reinstated 9/20/07
Colazal 3 3x's a day which was stopped 9/11/07
Can not tolerate Prednisone in the slightest amount
Imuran 100mg a day. Which I started 8/24. Stopped 9/11/07
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