- Abdominal cramps
- Rectal pain
- Joint pain
If left untreated
Left untreated, Crohn’s flare-ups can worsen and lead to additional problems. It is best to treat a flare-up as soon as possible while keeping stress levels low, as the anxiety of a flare-up can exacerbate symptoms.
Medically reviewed by Dr. Phil Mitchell MD, MS on October 3rd, 2019