Specific Treatment May Prevent Loss of Height in Crohn’s Disease, Researchers Say

Specific Treatment May Prevent Loss of Height in Crohn’s Disease, Researchers Say
A French group of researchers reports that anti-tumor necrosis factor alpha (anti-TNFa) therapy has the ability to prevent loss of height in some Crohn’s disease patients, and starting treatment early may improve growth in these patients. In childhood-onset Crohn’s disease it’s common to see growth failure both at diagnosis an at follow-up. This is mainly due to chronic

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