Proctitis

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Proctitis

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The terms "Proctitis" returned 107 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Efficacy and safety of Yunxiangjing derived from Chinese herbal medicine administered as an enema in the management of acute radiation-induced proctitis in patients with pelvic malignancy.
 

Author(s): Yuaying Tang, Yinchun Huang, Xingneng Mo, Guisheng Yi, Hui Wen, Zhen Guo, Kaihua Feng, Yin Liu, Qing Bu, Wei JiAng

Journal: J Tradit Chin Med. 2016 Feb;36(1):45-50.

 

To assess the efficacy and safety of Yunxiangjing (YXJ), derived from Chinese herbal medicine, in the management of acute radiation-induced proctitis (ARIP) in patients with pelvic malignancy.

Last Updated: 7 Mar 2016

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Budesonide Foam Has a Favorable Safety Profile for Inducing Remission in Mild-to-Moderate Ulcerative Proctitis or Proctosigmoiditis.
 

Author(s): David T Rubin, William J Sandborn, Brian Bosworth, Salam Zakko, Glenn L Gordon, Mark E Sale, Robert L Rolleri, Pamela L Golden, Andrew C Barrett, Enoch Bortey, William P Forbes

Journal: Dig. Dis. Sci.. 2015 Nov;60(11):3408-17.

 

Budesonide foam, a rectally administered, second-generation corticosteroid with extensive hepatic first-pass metabolism, is efficacious for the treatment of mild-to-moderate ulcerative proctitis and ulcerative proctosigmoiditis.

Last Updated: 27 Oct 2015

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Formalin irrigation for hemorrhagic chronic radiation proctitis.
 

Author(s): Teng-Hui Ma, Zi-Xu Yuan, Qing-Hua Zhong, Huai-Ming Wang, Qi-Yuan Qin, Xiao-Xia Chen, Jian-Ping Wang, Lei Wang

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2015 Mar;21(12):3593-8.

 

To assess the efficacy and safety of a modified topical formalin irrigation method in refractory hemorrhagic chronic radiation proctitis (CRP).

Last Updated: 2 Apr 2015

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

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 Aug 2015

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Chronic radiation proctitis: tricks to prevent and treat.
 

Author(s): Ben G L Vanneste, Lien Van De Voorde, Rogier J de Ridder, Evert J Van Limbergen, Philippe Lambin, Emile N van Lin

Journal: Int J Colorectal Dis. 2015 Oct;30(10):1293-303.

 

The purpose of this study was to give an overview of the measures used to prevent chronic radiation proctitis (CRP) and to provide an algorithm for the treatment of CRP.

Last Updated: 19 Sep 2015

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Strategic evaluation of interventions to prevent consequential late proctitis after prostate radiation therapy: new clinical trial designs should be considered.
 

Author(s): Timothy N Showalter, Nolan A Wages, Nitin Ohri

Journal: Cancer Biol. Ther.. 2014 Apr;15(4):361-4.

 

This review reconsiders evidence and strategies toward the prevention of consequential late rectal toxicity after radiation therapy, with a focus on prostate cancer. Novel clinical trial designs are encouraged, and these insights into the late effects of prostate radiation therapy ...

Last Updated: 4 Apr 2014

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QUality of Life in pAtients With Mild to modeRate Active procTitis Treated by mesalaZine (Pentasa®)
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Active Ulcerative Proctitis

 

Last Updated: 6 Apr 2016

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Rectal Tacrolimus in the Treatment of Resistant Ulcerative Proctitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Ulcerative Colitis

 

Last Updated: 8 Nov 2012

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Last Updated: 8 Sep 2014

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