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Recurrent posterior scleritis and orbital myositis as extra-intestinal manifestations of Crohn's disease: Case report and systematic literature review.

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BACKGROUND: Ocular episcleritis and uveitis are well-recognised extra-intestinal manifestations of Crohn's disease. Orbital myositis is rare: to our knowledge it has been associated with Crohn's disease in thirteen cases. Posterior scleritis, orbital myositis and Crohn's disease have been reported as coexisting in only two cases. METHODS AND RESULTS: We describe a third case, that of a 31-year old female with Crohn's colitis for 8 years, complicated by enteropathic arthritis and pyoderma gan...

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Journal:
Journal of Crohn's and colitis
Volume:
2
Issue:
4
Pages:
337-342
Publication date:
2008-12-05
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EISSN:
1876-4479
ISSN:
1873-9946
URN:
uuid:0e9fe689-b7ba-4608-b775-33d3e18d6656
Source identifiers:
261255
Local pid:
pubs:261255

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