Proctitis

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Proctitis

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Proctitis" returned 113 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Acetarsol Suppositories: Effective Treatment for Refractory Proctitis in a Cohort of Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease.
 

Author(s): Christopher J Kiely, Angela Clark, Joya Bhattacharyya, Gordon W Moran, James C Lee, Miles Parkes

Journal: Dig. Dis. Sci.. 2018 04;63(4):1011-1015.

 

Management of proctitis refractory to conventional therapies presents a common clinical problem. The use of acetarsol suppositories, which are derived from organic arsenic, was first described in 1965. Data concerning clinical efficacy and tolerability are very limited.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Clinical and microbiological aspects of the use of Lactobacillus rhamnosus PL1 strains in proctological patients with symptoms of chronic proctitis.
 

Author(s): K Borycka-Kiciak, M Strus, P Pietrzak, K Wawiernia, D Mikołajczyk, M Gałęcka, P Heczko, W Tarnowski

Journal: Pol Przegl Chir. 2017 Jun;89(3):16-22.

 

Recurrent proctitis and the symptoms associated therewith pose significant clinical problem in proctological patients. The objective of this study was to assess the impact of the probiotic Lactobacillus rhamnosus PL1 strain on the clinical presentation and composition of intestinal ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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proctitis masquerading as carcinoma rectum: First case report from India.
 

Author(s): Benu Dhawan, Govind Kumar Makharia, Deepak Juyal, Sujeesh Sebastian, Riti Bhatia, Neena Khanna

Journal: Indian J Pathol Microbiol. ;60(2):259-261.

 

While proctitis is caused both by infectious and noninfectious causes, infectious causes are acquired typically sexually. Chlamydia trachomatis, which is the most frequent bacterial pathogen causing sexually transmitted infections worldwide, is one of the causative agents of proctitis. ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Proctitis" returned 14 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Reactivated cytomegalovirus proctitis in an immunocompetent patient presenting as nosocomial diarrhea: a case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Chun-Yuan Lee, Yen-Hsu Chen, Po-Liang Lu

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Reactivated cytomegalovirus (CMV) infection has been known to cause significant morbidity and mortality in immunocompromised patients. However, CMV disease rarely develops in immunocompetent patients, and reported cases often present with a mild, self-limiting course, without severe ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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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 Dec 1969

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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: 31 Dec 1969

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A Study of Niclosamide Enemas in Subjects With Active Ulcerative Proctitis or Ulcerative Proctosigmoiditis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Ulcerative Colitis; Ulcerative Proctitis; Ulcerative Proctosigmoiditis

 

Last Updated: 15 May 2018

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Transverse Colostomy for Refractory Hemorrhagic Chronic Radiation Proctitis: a Prospective Cohort Study
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Chronic Radiation Proctitis; Rectal Bleeding; Colostomy Stoma; Anemia

 

Last Updated: 5 Jan 2018

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Autonomic and Cytokines Profiles of Patients With Ulcerative Proctitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

 

Last Updated: 9 Feb 2018

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