Measles

Crohn's Disease

In 1996, scientists including Peter Daszak and Andrew Wakefield noted cases of Crohn's disease in several babies after in-utero measles virus exposure. Each of the children were positive for measles antigen. The disease was “preceded by recurrent antibiotic-resistent pneumonia”.1)

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August, 1996 | Ekbom et al | The Lancet | DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(96)04429-7
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