Extra-Intestinal Crohn`s Disease and Pyoderma Gangrenosum as a Diagnostic Dilemma: Case Report
Dominder Kaur*, Chantel Cacciotti*, Ryan L Webb**, Jeremy Neuman**, Sarah Vaiselbuh*
*Department of Pediatrics, ** Department of Radiology, Children`s Cancer Center, Staten Island University Hospital, Staten Island, New York, USA
Abstract

Extra-intestinal manifestations such as pyoderma gangrenosum and pulmonary nodules in Crohn's disease are rarely reported in the pediatric population. We report a 17-year-old female who presented with fulminant pyoderma gangrenosum and pulmonary nodules, as a diagnostic challenge. A review of treatment for Crohn's disease and pyoderma gangrenosum are discussed.
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