Crohn’s disease is an inflammatory bowel disease that affects the lower gastrointestinal tract. There are five types of Crohn’s disease, each one impacting a different area of the digestive tract, and some causing unique symptoms.
Doctors have yet to find a cure for Crohn’s disease. However, people can manage their symptoms with a combination of lifestyle changes, medications, and, in some cases, surgery.
Read on to learn more about the different types of Crohn’s disease and their symptoms, including how doctors diagnose and treat the condition.