Researchers Identify Bacterial Link Between Crohn’s Disease and Joint Pain

Researchers Identify Bacterial Link Between Crohn’s Disease and Joint Pain
An invasive type of Escherichia coli (E. coli) bacteria involved in gut inflammation in Crohn’s disease (CD) promotes joint pain, researchers have found. This information may help identify CD patients more likely to develop extra-intestinal symptoms and guide therapy choices. The study “IgA-coated E. coli enriched in Crohn’s disease spondyloarthritis promote TH17-dependent inflammation” was published in

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