Scientists Discover That Dandruff Fungus May Be The Cause Of Crohn’s Disease

Crohn’s disease is a chronic inflammatory bowel disease that can affect any segment in the digestive tract, from the esophagus to the anus. Although it affects millions of people worldwide, the exact cause is not clearly understood and there is no curative treatment. Many theories exist that try to explain the pathophysiology of the disease, however, none exist that can explain the entire disease process. Correlation of a fungus with Crohn’s disease A new theory regarding Crohn’s disease correlates a fungus causing dandruff to bowel disease. The fungus, Malassezia yeasts has been linked to dermatological conditions. It is predominantly found … Continue reading Scientists Discover That Dandruff Fungus May Be The Cause Of Crohn’s Disease