Crohn's Disease in a Pediatric Patient

Maria Oliva-Hemker, director of the Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Johns Hopkins Children’s Center, and Alex Garcia, surgical director of the extracorporeal membrane oxygenation program at the center, discuss medical and surgical treatment for a patient with pediatric Crohn’s disease. Learn about the patient’s diagnosis, treatment plan and surgical intervention.

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Maria Oliva-Hemker, MD.

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