Study links Crohn's disease to PTSD

12/5/2010 | HealthDay News

A study of 600 Swiss adults found Crohn's disease may cause post-traumatic stress disorder. Researchers said evidence is showing serious illness, not just violence or disasters, can trigger PTSD. Crohn's patients with PTSD were more than 13 times more likely to have worsening symptoms than those without PTSD.

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