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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Advocacy and Support Organizations

 

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 17 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Differences in the management of pediatric and adult onset ulcerative colitis--lessons from the joint ECCO and ESPGHAN consensus guidelines for the management of pediatric ulcerative colitis.
 

Author(s): Frank M Ruemmele, Dan Turner

Journal: J Crohns Colitis. 2014 Jan;8(1):1-4.

 

An expert panel of the European Crohn's and Colitis Organisation (ECCO) and European Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (ESPGHAN) initiated a consensus process to produce the first pediatric specific ulcerative colitis (UC) guidelines based on a systematic ...

Last Updated: 16 Dec 2013

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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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Presenting features and disease course of pediatric ulcerative colitis.
 

Author(s): Marina Aloi, Giulia D'Arcangelo, Fabrizio Pofi, Francesca Vassallo, Valentina Rizzo, Federica Nuti, Giovanni Di Nardo, Maria Pierdomenico, Franca Viola, Salvatore Cucchiara

Journal: J Crohns Colitis. 2013 Dec;7(11):e509-15.

 

Clinical variables and disease course of pediatric ulcerative colitis (UC) have been poorly reported. The aim of this study was to retrospectively describe the phenotype and disease course of pediatric onset UC diagnosed at a tertiary referral Center for Pediatric Gastroenterology.

Last Updated: 7 Oct 2013

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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

Curcumin in Pediatric Ulcerative Colitis
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Ulcerative Colitis

 

Last Updated: 28 Oct 2014

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Use of a Novel Diet (UC DIET) for Treatment of Mild to Moderate Active Pediatric Ulcerative Colitis
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Ulcerative Colitis (UC)

 

Last Updated: 23 Jan 2015

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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: 10 Dec 2014

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