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Proctosigmoiditis

Known as: Rectosigmoiditis 
Inflammation of the sigmoid colon and rectum.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
  • Y. Wang, Q. Ouyang
  • Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology
  • 2007
  • Corpus ID: 31220399
Background and Aims:  This retrospective study analyzed the clinical characteristics of hospitalized patients with ulcerative… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Background  Rectal budesonide is an effective treatment of active ulcerative proctitis or proctosigmoiditis. 
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
In a prospective study, 37 consecutive patients with radiation-induced proctosigmoiditis were randomized to receive a four-week… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
We studied the natural history of ulcerative colitis (UC) by following 1116 patients in whom UC had been diagnosed or confirmed… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Rectal bleeding due to radiationproctosigmoiditis is often difficult to manage. We hadearlier shown the efficacy of short-term… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Radiation-induced proctosigmoiditis is a serious complication of pelvic radiation therapy. Rectal bleeding occurs… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Mesalazine suppositories at 500 mg b.d. are a safe and effective treatment for patients with ulcerative proctitis or distal… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND It is well established that the colonic mucosa is highly dependent upon the luminal presentation of nutrients. This… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The purpose of this study was to perform a randomized, prospective comparison of corticosteroid enemas (CS-100 mg of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The efficacy and safety of 4-g 5-aminosalicylic acid enemas were assessed in 153 patients with ulcerative colitis involving up to… Expand
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