Proctitis

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Proctitis

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Scientific Literature

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

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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Azathioprine for refractory ulcerative proctitis: A retrospective multicenter study.
 

Author(s): Anne-Laure Mallet, Guillaume Bouguen, Guillaume Conroy, Xavier Roblin, Jean-Bernard Delobel, Jean-François Bretagne, Laurent Siproudhis, Laurent Peyrin-Biroulet

Journal: Dig Liver Dis. 2017 Mar;49(3):280-285.

 

Efficacy of azathioprine (AZA) in refractory ulcerative proctitis (UP) is unknown.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Oral 5-Aminosalicylate, Mesalamine Suppository, and Mesalamine Enema as Initial Therapy for Ulcerative Proctitis in Clinical Practice with Quality of Care Implications.
 

Author(s): James M Richter, Nabeela K Arshi, Gerry Oster

Journal: Can J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2016 ;2016():6928710.

 

Background. Ulcerative proctitis (UP) is typically treated initially with oral 5-aminosalicylate ("5-ASA"), mesalamine suppository, or mesalamine enema ("UP Rx"). Little is known about their effectiveness in practice. Methods. Using a US health insurance database, we identified new-onset ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Proctitis" returned 15 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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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: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

 

Last Updated: 31 Oct 2017

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Phenomics in Autoimmune and Inflammatory Diseases
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Healthy Volunteer; Rheumatoid Arthritis; Ankylosing Spondylitis; Systemic Lupus Erythematosus/Antiphospholipid Syndrome; FMF; Cryopyrin-Associated Periodic Syndromes /TNF-receptor Associated Periodic Syndrome; Vasculitis; Uveitis; Myositis; Crohn's Disease; Ulcerative Rectocolitis; Type 1 Diabetes; Unclassified IAD Knee and/or Hip Arthritis, Muscular Dystrophy

 

Last Updated: 12 Dec 2016

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