Ulcerative Proctitis

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Ulcerative Proctitis

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The terms "Ulcerative Proctitis" returned 22 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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Budesonide foam induces remission in patients with mild to moderate ulcerative proctitis and ulcerative proctosigmoiditis.
 

Author(s): William J Sandborn, Brian Bosworth, Salam Zakko, Glenn L Gordon, David R Clemmons, Pamela L Golden, Robert L Rolleri, Jing Yu, Andrew C Barrett, Enoch Bortey, Craig Paterson, William P Forbes

Journal: Gastroenterology. 2015 Apr;148(4):740-750.e2.

 

Budesonide is a high-potency, second-generation corticosteroid designed to minimize systemic adverse consequences of conventional corticosteroids. We performed 2 randomized, phase 3 trials to evaluate the ability of budesonide rectal foam, formulated to optimize retention and provide ...

Last Updated: 25 Mar 2015

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Gastrointestinal symptoms resembling ulcerative proctitis caused by larvae of the drone fly Eristalis tenax.
 

Author(s): Guillaume Desoubeaux, Julien Gaillard, Diane Borée-Moreau, Éric Bailly, Christian R Andres, Jacques Chandenier

Journal: Pathog Glob Health. 2014 Apr;108(3):158-63.

 

We report a case of facultative intestinal myiasis due to larvae of the drone fly Eristalis tenax, also named the rat-tailed maggots. The development of larvae in the lower bowel was responsible for non-specific gastrointestinal symptoms that resembled ulcerative proctitis. The diagnosis ...

Last Updated: 28 Apr 2014

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The terms "Ulcerative Proctitis" returned 2 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

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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[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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Clinical Trial Information This information is provided by ClinicalTrials.gov

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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Safety, Tolerability, Biomarker and Efficacy Study of PUR 0110 Rectal Enema in Mild-to-Moderate Distal Ulcerative Colitis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Left-Sided Ulcerative Colitis; Proctosigmoiditis

 

Last Updated: 23 Jun 2010

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