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AN INNOVATIVE TOOL FOR PATIENTS WITH CROHN'S DISEASE

CDPATH is a validated tool that uses a blood test to help predict the potential risk for developing serious complications within 3 years in adult patients with Crohn's disease (CD).

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What is CDPath

WHAT IS CDPATH?

CDPATH uses a blood test and your doctor's evaluation of your disease to help predict your potential risk for developing serious Crohn's disease-related complications* within 3 years. Knowing your risk profile can help you and your doctor have a more informed discussion about the potential path for your Crohn's disease.

INDIVIDUALIZED
RISK PROFILE

INNOVATIVE
PREDICTIVE TOOL

NO COST

Please see Eligibility & Cost for more details.

Risk assessment specific to your unique, individual case.
CDPATH uses your doctor’s evaluation of your Crohn’s disease and information from your blood test.
Should you and your doctor decide CDPATH is right for you, and you meet eligibility criteria, CDPATH is provided free of charge.

*CDPATH defines serious complications for patients with Crohn's disease as any fistulas or strictures in your bowels or any surgery in your bowels other than the area in or around the anus.

HOW CDPATH
WORKS

HOW CDPATH WORKS

CDPATH utilizes both your doctor's clinical evaluation of your Crohn's disease and your blood test to provide your risk profile for potentially developing Crohn's disease-related complications* within 3 years.

Report is based on a combination of factors:

YOUR
DOCTOR'S EVALUATION OF YOUR CROHN'S DISEASE

AND

BLOOD TEST MARKERS GENETIC DATA

CDPATH results

Based on your report, you will see your profile as having a low, medium, or high potential
risk of developing Crohn's disease-related complication* over the next 3 years.

Example of
LOW RISK result
Graphical example of low risk complications from Crohn's Disease
Example of
MEDIUM RISK result
Graphical example of medium risk complications from Crohn's Disease
Example of
HIGH RISK result
Graphical example of high risk complications from Crohn's Disease

Actual charts will vary based on each individual patient's results.

How will you receive your results?

Your doctor will receive your CDPATH report approximately 7 days after your blood is drawn and set up a time to review it with you. Ask your doctor if you have questions about the information you see in your report.

IS CDPATH
RIGHT FOR ME?

IS CDPATH RIGHT FOR ME?

Your doctor will determine if CDPATH is right for you. Understanding your potential risk for developing complications may help you and your doctor have an informed discussion about your Crohn's disease. Your doctor may include the result you get as part of the overall assessment of your Crohn's disease and disease management plan.

  • CDPATH is not a replacement for your doctor's assessment, and it is not a requirement for your evaluation
  • CDPATH is not a diagnosis or a disease-management plan
CDPATH provides information about your potential risk of developing complications defined as any fistulas* or strictures in your bowels or any surgery in your bowels other than the area in or around the anus

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ELIGIBILITY
& COST

ELIGIBILITY & COST

CDPATH is free of charge for eligible patients

As part of the program, the costs of CDPATH will be covered as long as patients meet the following eligibility criteria:

  • Must be covered by commercial insurance plan or an uninsured patient
  • Diagnosed with Crohn's disease within the last 10 years
  • 18 years or older
  • Not yet experienced a serious Crohn's disease-related complication

CDPATH requires a blood sample. Based on the location where this blood sample is taken the following costs will be covered:

COSTS COVERED BY TAKEDA BASED ON BLOOD DRAW LOCATION

BLOOD DRAW LOCATION COSTS COVERED
Your doctor's office The CDPATH test will be done at no cost to you. You may be charged for the blood draw procedure.
Participating lab Blood draw and CDPATH test will be done at no cost to you.
Participating mobile blood draw
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