If you’ve ever suffered with severe stomach discomfort you may be able to sympathize with those who suffer with inflammatory bowel disease, otherwise known as IBD.

Over a million and a half Americans suffer with IBD, a group of disorders in which the intestines become inflamed.

One of those disorders is called Crohn’s disease, an autoimmune disease of the digestive tract that most often affects the small or large intestines, and sometimes both.

Dr. Lilly Tran, of  Advanced Gastroenterology and Surgery Associates explains how Crohn’s presents.

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