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 13 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Should maintenance therapy be performed in ulcerative proctitis? How long should it be continued?
 

Author(s): Oya Yönal, Gülen Hatemi, Sabahattin Kaymakoğlu

Journal: Turk J Gastroenterol. 2012 ;23 Suppl 2():21-4.

 

Last Updated: 11 Apr 2013

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Endoscopic management of chronic radiation proctitis.
 

Author(s): Tarun Rustagi, Hiroshi Mashimo

Journal: World J. Gastroenterol.. 2011 Nov;17(41):4554-62.

 

Chronic radiation proctopathy occurs in 5%-20% of patients following pelvic radiotherapy. Although many cases resolve spontaneously, some lead to chronic symptoms including diarrhea, tenesmus, urgency and persistent rectal bleeding with iron deficiency anemia requiring blood transfusions. ...

Last Updated: 7 Dec 2011

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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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