Collagenous Colitis

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Collagenous Colitis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Collagenous Colitis" returned 76 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Budesonide is more effective than mesalamine or placebo in short-term treatment of collagenous colitis.
 

Author(s): Stephan Miehlke, Ahmed Madisch, Limas Kupcinskas, Dalius Petrauskas, Günter Böhm, Hans-Joachim Marks, Michael Neumeyer, Torben Nathan, Fernando Fernández-Bañares, Roland Greinwald, Ralf Mohrbacher, Michael Vieth, Ole K Bonderup,

Journal: Gastroenterology. 2014 May;146(5):1222-30.e1-2.

 

Studies reporting that budesonide is effective for the treatment of collagenous colitis have been small and differed in efficacy measures. Mesalamine has been proposed as a treatment option for collagenous colitis, although its efficacy has never been investigated in placebo-controlled ...

Last Updated: 18 Apr 2014

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[Primary Sjogren's syndrome and collagenous colitis].
 

Author(s): Hela Kchir, Wafa Hamdi, Dhia Kaffel, Mehdi Ghannouchi, Nadia Maamouri, Nabyl Ben Mami, Montassar Kchir

Journal: Tunis Med. 2013 Jun;91(6):420-1.

 

Last Updated: 22 Jul 2013

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Cerebral demyelination in children with collagenous colitis.
 

Author(s): S Sankararaman, M Osman, G Wellman, S Z Hussain

Journal: J Postgrad Med. ;59(2):131-4.

 

Collagenous colitis (CC) is a form of microscopic colitis characterized by the presence of inflammatory infiltrate and subepithelial deposition of collagen in the colon and it is a rare condition with a predominant prevalence in the adult population. Only few cases have been reported ...

Last Updated: 24 Jun 2013

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The terms "Collagenous Colitis" returned 5 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Collagenous colitis in children and adolescents: study of 7 cases and literature review.
 

Author(s): Xiuli Liu, Shu-Yuan Xiao, Thomas P Plesec, Wei Jiang, John R Goldblum, Audrey J Lazenby

Journal: Mod. Pathol.. 2013 Jun;26(6):881-7.

 

The aim of this study is to examine the clinical and pathologic characteristics of collagenous colitis (CC) in children and adolescents. Seven patients (five females and two males, median age: 13 years, ranging from 4 to 16) were included. Four (of 7, 57%) patients presented with ...

Last Updated: 3 Jun 2013

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Long-term natural history and complications of collagenous colitis.
 

Author(s): Hugh J Freeman

Journal: Can. J. Gastroenterol.. 2012 Sep;26(9):627-30.

 

Microscopic forms of colitis have been described, including collagenous colitis, a possibly heterogeneous disorder. Collagenous colitis most often appears to have an entirely benign clinical course that usually responds to limited treatment. Sometimes significant extracolonic disorders, ...

Last Updated: 20 Sep 2012

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[Collagenous gastritis and ileo-colitis occurred in autoimmune context: report of a case and review of the literature].
 

Author(s): Gilles Macaigne, Jean-François Boivin, Florence Harnois, Claude Chayette, Dorian Dikov, Sadek Cheaib, Marie-Luce Auriault

Journal: Gastroenterol. Clin. Biol.. 2010 Sep;34(8-9):e1-6.

 

Collagenous colitis belongs to the group of microscopic colitis. The aetiology and pathogenesis are unknown but different pathogenic hypothesis, autoimmune, infectious, alimentary and medicinal being are advanced, the last one being the most frequent aetiology. The collagenous gastritis ...

Last Updated: 29 Sep 2010

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Case-Control Study to Identify Risk Factors for Microscopic Colitis
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Microscopic Colitis; Collagenous Colitis; Lymphocytic Colitis

 

Last Updated: 21 Aug 2013

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Usefulness of Chromoendoscopy in Diagnosing Microscopic Colitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chronic Diarrhoea; Lymphocytic Colitis; Collagenous Colitis

 

Last Updated: 4 Jan 2012

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