Proctitis

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Proctitis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Proctitis" returned 115 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Proctitis and perirectal abscesses: is there anything else to think about?
 

Author(s): Alicia Martín-Lagos Maldonado, Myriam Del Carmen Herrera Mercader, Cristina Lozano Cejudo

Journal: Rev Esp Enferm Dig. 2018 Jun;110(6):410.

 

Lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) is a condition caused by invasive serovars of Chlamydia trachomatis. The classical inguinal presentation that is characterized by the development of transient genital ulcer(s) and inguinal or femoral lymphadenopathy has decreased in our environment. ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Acetarsol Suppositories: Effective Treatment for Refractory Proctitis in a Cohort of Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease.
 

Author(s): Christopher J Kiely, Angela Clark, Joya Bhattacharyya, Gordon W Moran, James C Lee, Miles Parkes

Journal: Dig. Dis. Sci.. 2018 04;63(4):1011-1015.

 

Management of proctitis refractory to conventional therapies presents a common clinical problem. The use of acetarsol suppositories, which are derived from organic arsenic, was first described in 1965. Data concerning clinical efficacy and tolerability are very limited.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical Predictors and Natural History of Disease Extension in Patients with Ulcerative Proctitis.
 

Author(s): Emily Walsh, Young Wha Chah, Samantha M Chin, Paul Lochhead, Vijay Yajnik, Vera Denmark, John J Garber, Hamed Khalili

Journal: Inflamm. Bowel Dis.. 2017 11;23(11):2035-2041.

 

A proportion of patients with initial presentation of ulcerative proctitis (UP) progress to more extensive colitis. We sought to characterize the natural history and identify clinical predictors of extension in UP.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Proctitis" returned 15 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Optimized Management of Ulcerative Proctitis: When and How to Use Mesalazine Suppository.
 

Author(s): Shingo Kato, Akira Ishibashi, Kazuhito Kani, Koji Yakabi

Journal: Digestion. 2018 ;97(1):59-63.

 

Ulcerative proctitis, one of the disease types of ulcerative colitis, is considered one of the initial manifestations of ulcerative colitis. Prevention of aggravation of ulcerative proctitis is important for improving the prognosis of ulcerative colitis. Here we reviewed the epidemiology, ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Reactivated cytomegalovirus proctitis in an immunocompetent patient presenting as nosocomial diarrhea: a case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Chun-Yuan Lee, Yen-Hsu Chen, Po-Liang Lu

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Reactivated cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection has been known to cause significant morbidity and mortality in immunocompromised patients. However, CMV disease rarely develops in immunocompetent patients, and reported cases often present with a mild, self-limiting course, without severe ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Radiation Induced Cystitis and Proctitis - Prediction, Assessment and Management.
 

Author(s): Supriya Mallick, Renu Madan, Pramod K Julka, Goura K Rath

Journal: Asian Pac. J. Cancer Prev.. 2015 ;16(14):5589-94.

 

Cystitis and proctitis are defined as inflammation of bladder and rectum respectively. Haemorrhagic cystitis is the most severe clinical manifestation of radiation and chemical cystitis. Radiation proctitis and cystitis are major complications following radiotherapy. Prevention of ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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A Study of Niclosamide Enemas in Subjects With Active Ulcerative Proctitis or Ulcerative Proctosigmoiditis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Ulcerative Colitis; Ulcerative Proctitis; Ulcerative Proctosigmoiditis

 

Last Updated: 15 May 2018

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Transverse Colostomy for Refractory Hemorrhagic Chronic Radiation Proctitis: a Prospective Cohort Study
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Chronic Radiation Proctitis; Rectal Bleeding; Colostomy Stoma; Anemia

 

Last Updated: 5 Jan 2018

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Autonomic and Cytokines Profiles of Patients With Ulcerative Proctitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

 

Last Updated: 31 Oct 2018

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