Lymphocytic colitis

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Lymphocytic colitis

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The terms "Lymphocytic colitis" returned 40 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Lymphocytic colitis complicated by a mass in the terminal ileum.
 

Author(s): Chee-Kin Hui

Journal: Singapore Med J. 2015 May;56(5):e85-8.

 

Lymphocytic colitis is a chronic inflammatory disease affecting the bowel. The clinical course of lymphocytic colitis is believed to be benign with watery diarrhoea. We report herein what is, to the best of our knowledge, the first case of lymphocytic colitis complicated by a terminal ...

Last Updated: 2 Jun 2015

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Clinical characteristics and patterns and predictors of response to therapy in collagenous and lymphocytic colitis.
 

Author(s): Dora Colussi, Behzad Salari, Kathleen O Stewart, Gregory Y Lauwers, James R Richter, Andrew T Chan, Luigi Ricciardiello, Hamed Khalili

Journal: Scand. J. Gastroenterol.. 2015 ;50(11):1382-8.

 

Collagenous colitis (CC) and lymphocytic colitis (LC) are chronic inflammatory disorders of the colon. There is a paucity of data on differences in etiology, natural history, and treatment response between CC and LC.

Last Updated: 30 Jul 2015

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Does lymphocytic colitis always present with normal endoscopic findings?
 

Author(s): Hye Sun Park, Dong Soo Han, Young Ouk Ro, Chang Soo Eun, Kyo Sang Yoo

Journal: Gut Liver. 2015 Mar;9(2):197-201.

 

Although normal endoscopic findings are, as a rule, part of the diagnosis of microscopic colitis, sev-eral cases of macroscopic lesions (MLs) have been reported in collagenous colitis, but hardly in lymphocytic colitis (LC). The aim of this study was to investigate the endoscopic, ...

Last Updated: 27 Feb 2015

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The terms "Lymphocytic colitis" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Systematic review: are lymphocytic colitis and collagenous colitis two subtypes of the same disease - microscopic colitis?
 

Author(s): M A Rasmussen, L K Munck

Journal: Aliment. Pharmacol. Ther.. 2012 Jul;36(2):79-90.

 

Despite similar clinical symptoms, collagenous colitis (CC) and lymphocytic colitis (LC) are considered two distinct disease entities.

Last Updated: 18 Jun 2012

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Review article: Microscopic colitis--lymphocytic, collagenous and 'mast cell' colitis.
 

Author(s): E F Yen, D S Pardi

Journal: Aliment. Pharmacol. Ther.. 2011 Jul;34(1):21-32.

 

Microscopic colitis is a relatively common cause of chronic diarrhoea in predominantly older adults, traditionally termed lymphocytic colitis and collagenous colitis. Increased mast cells found in the colonic biopsies of some patients with chronic diarrhoea may represent a distinct ...

Last Updated: 2 Jun 2011

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Budesonide Versus Mesalazine Versus Placebo in Lymphocytic Colitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Lymphocytic Colitis

 

Last Updated: 31 May 2016

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Usefulness of Chromoendoscopy in Diagnosing Microscopic Colitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chronic Diarrhoea; Lymphocytic Colitis; Collagenous Colitis

 

Last Updated: 5 Aug 2015

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