Aespen Alicea, Suraly Rodriguez, Sara Miranda
- The outlook can vary widely.
- Can be benign.
- Only occurs around the anus in older people.
- Patients may experience only one episode and others suffer continuously.
- 13% to 20% of patients have chronic Crohn's Disease, free in some patients.
- Most people can live a normal life with Crohn's Disease.
- Rarely a direct cause of death.
- Cannot be cured even with surgery but treatments are available.