What is the role of C-reactive protein and fecal calprotectin in evaluating Crohn’s disease activity?
Ma C, Battat R, Khanna R, Parker CE, Feagan BG, Jairath V. What is the role of C-reactive protein and fecal calprotectin in evaluating Crohn's disease activity? Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol. 2019 Feb-Apr;38-39:101602. doi: 10.1016/j.bpg.2019.02.004. Epub 2019 Feb 22. PMID: 31327404.
Historically, the evaluation of patients with Crohn’s disease (CD) has centered on use of subjective symptom-based assessment.