Ulcerative Proctitis

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Ulcerative Proctitis

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The terms "Ulcerative Proctitis" returned 13 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Psoriatic colitis mimicking ulcerative proctitis in an elderly patient.
 

Author(s): Adnan Tas, Seyfettin Koklu, Basak Cakal, Fatih Yildiz, Selma Aktas

Journal: Chin. Med. J.. 2012 Jun;125(11):2080.

 

Last Updated: 13 Aug 2012

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Efficacy and safety of mesalamine suppositories for treatment of ulcerative proctitis in children and adolescents.
 

Author(s): Melvin B Heyman, Jaroslaw Kierkus, Jean Spénard, Hadia Shbaklo, Monique Giguere

Journal: Inflamm. Bowel Dis.. 2010 Nov;16(11):1931-9.

 

Treatment of ulcerative proctitis has not been well studied in pediatric populations. We conducted an open-label trial to evaluate the clinical efficacy of a mesalamine suppository (500 mg) to treat pediatric patients with mild to moderate ulcerative proctitis.

Last Updated: 21 Oct 2010

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A multicenter, randomized study to evaluate the efficacy and safety of mesalamine suppositories 1 g at bedtime and 500 mg Twice daily in patients with active mild-to-moderate ulcerative proctitis.
 

Author(s): Mark Lamet

Journal: Dig. Dis. Sci.. 2011 Feb;56(2):513-22.

 

Ulcerative proctitis (UP) is a prevalent condition associated with increased morbidity and mortality. Topical mesalamine (5-aminosalicylic acid [5-ASA]) inhibits inflammatory processes in UP.

Last Updated: 28 Jan 2011

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The terms "Ulcerative Proctitis" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Active and refractory ulcerative proctitis: an update].
 

Author(s): Gino Caselli M, George Pinedo M, Alvaro Zúñiga D, Manuel Alvarez L

Journal: Rev Med Chil. 2010 Jan;138(1):109-16.

 

Ulcerative colitis (UC) is a chronic inflammatory disease of unknown etiology that affects a variable length of the colon, starting from the rectum. When the disease is confined to the rectum is called ulcerative proctitis (UP). Several studies have unsuccessfully attempted to determine ...

Last Updated: 2 Apr 2010

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Assessment of Photopill Capsule Treatment for Safety and Feasibility in Ulcerative Proctitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Ulcerative Colitis; Proctitis

 

Last Updated: 22 Apr 2013

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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: 14 May 2014

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