Oral Manifestations of Crohn’s Disease
Dental providers can facilitate early diagnosis by recognizing the oral signs of this gastrointestinal condition.
After reading this course, the participant should be able to:
- Identify the criteria for diagnosing Crohn’s disease.
- List the oral signs and symptoms of this gastrointestinal condition.
- Explain treatment strategies for Crohn’s disease.
- Discuss oral health care considerations when treating these patients.
This course was issued in the May 2016 issue and expires 5/31/19. The author has no commercial conflicts of interest to disclose. This 2 credit hour self-study activity is electronically mediated.