2013 European Guideline on the management of proctitis, proctocolitis and enteritis caused by sexually transmissible pathogens.

@article{Vries20142013EG,
  title={2013 European Guideline on the management of proctitis, proctocolitis and enteritis caused by sexually transmissible pathogens.},
  author={Henry John Christiaan de Vries and Adele Zingoni and J. A. Henton White and Jonathan D. C. Ross and Alexander Kreuter},
  journal={International journal of STD & AIDS},
  year={2014},
  volume={25 7},
  pages={465-74}
}
Proctitis is defined as an inflammatory syndrome of the distal 10-12 cm of the anal canal, also called the rectum. Infectious proctitis can be sexually transmitted via genital-anal mucosal contact, but some also via mutual masturbation.N. gonorrhoeae,C. trachomatis(including lymphogranuloma venereum), Herpes Simplex Virus andT. pallidumare the most common sexually transmitted anorectal pathogens. Shigellosis can be transferred via oral-anal contact and may lead to proctocolitis or enteritis… CONTINUE READING
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