Pediatric ulcerative colitis

Common Name(s)

Pediatric ulcerative colitis

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Pediatric ulcerative colitis" for support, advocacy or research.

Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America, Inc.

CCFA's mission is to cure Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis and to improve the quality of life of children and adults affected by these diseases.

Last Updated: 8 Apr 2014

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Digestive Disease National Coalition

The Digestive Disease National Coalition (DDNC) has provided national leadership on behalf of patient organizations, professional societies, and industry interested in the full spectrum of digestive disorders.

Last Updated: 29 Apr 2014

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Pull-thru Network, Inc.

The Pull-thru Network is a volunteer-based organization dedicated to providing education, information, support and advocacy for those individuals, and the families of those individuals, who are affected by any congenital anorectal, colorectal or urogenital disorder and any of the variety of related diagnoses.

Last Updated: 8 Nov 2012

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Pediatric ulcerative colitis" for support, advocacy or research.

Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America, Inc.

CCFA's mission is to cure Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis and to improve the quality of life of children and adults affected by these diseases.

http://www.ccfa.org

Last Updated: 8 Apr 2014

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Digestive Disease National Coalition

The Digestive Disease National Coalition (DDNC) has provided national leadership on behalf of patient organizations, professional societies, and industry interested in the full spectrum of digestive disorders.

http://ddnc.org/

Last Updated: 29 Apr 2014

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Pull-thru Network, Inc.

The Pull-thru Network is a volunteer-based organization dedicated to providing education, information, support and advocacy for those individuals, and the families of those individuals, who are affected by any congenital anorectal, colorectal or urogenital disorder and any of the variety of related diagnoses.

http://www.PullthruNetwork.org

Last Updated: 8 Nov 2012

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Pediatric ulcerative colitis" returned 11 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Low trypsinogen-1 expression in pediatric ulcerative colitis patients who undergo surgery.
 

Author(s): Maija Piekkala, Jaana Hagström, Maarit Tanskanen, Risto Rintala, Caj Haglund, Kaija-Leena Kolho

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2013 Jun;19(21):3272-80.

 

To investigate whether matrix metalloproteinases-9 (MMP-9) or trypsinogens could serve as histological markers for an aggressive disease course in pediatric ulcerative colitis (UC).

Last Updated: 7 Jun 2013

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Matrix metalloproteinases in the restorative proctocolectomy pouch of pediatric ulcerative colitis.
 

Author(s): Laura Mäkitalo, Maija Piekkala, Merja Ashorn, Mikko Pakarinen, Antti Koivusalo, Riitta Karikoski, Johanna Natunen, Ulpu Saarialho-Kere, Risto Rintala, Kaija-Leena Kolho

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2012 Aug;18(30):4028-36.

 

To investigate matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) and their tissue inhibitors (TIMPs) in pouch mucosa of pediatric onset ulcerative colitis (UC).

Last Updated: 22 Aug 2012

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Plasmablast frequency and trafficking receptor expression are altered in pediatric ulcerative colitis.
 

Author(s): Nicole J Tarlton, Caroline M Green, Nicole H Lazarus, Lusijah Rott, Anthony P Wong, Oren N Abramson, Martina Bremer, Eugene C Butcher, Tzvia Abramson

Journal: Inflamm. Bowel Dis.. 2012 Dec;18(12):2381-91.

 

The incidence of pediatric ulcerative colitis (UC), a chronic autoinflammatory disease of the colon, is on the rise. Although an increased infiltration of B cells from the peripheral blood into the colon occurs in UC, B-cell trafficking is understudied. We hypothesized that the frequency ...

Last Updated: 19 Nov 2012

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Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

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Once Versus Twice Daily Mesalamine to Induce Remission in Pediatric Ulcerative Colitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Mild to Moderate Ulcerative Colitis

 

Last Updated: 15 Oct 2012

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Fecal Microbiota Transplantation in Children With Ulcerative Colitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Ulcerative Colitis

 

Last Updated: 25 Oct 2013

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Fecal Microbiota Transplantation (FMT) for Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis in Children
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Ulcerative Colitis

 

Last Updated: 23 Apr 2014

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