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Archive for March, 2009

Crohn disease in Nepal: true rarity or gross underdiagnosis?

19 Mar, 09 | by Emilia Demetriou

The authors describe an unusual case of Crohn’s disease in Nepal. Unusual on two accounts – Crohn’s disease appears to be virtually unknown in Nepal and this case presented with bowel perforation. Exploring both these factors, this case report makes for very interesting reading and reminds us that we only see what we look for.

Crohn disease in Nepal: true rarity or gross underdiagnosis?

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