proctitis

Summary

Summary: INFLAMMATION of the MUCOUS MEMBRANE of the RECTUM, the distal end of the large intestine (INTESTINE, LARGE).

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  1. ncbi Formaldehyde application for haemorrhagic radiation-induced proctitis: a clinical and histological study
    R C Chautems
    Outpatient Department, Unit of Proctology, University Hospital of Geneva, Micheli du Crest 24, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Colorectal Dis 5:24-8. 2003
  2. ncbi Sucralfate versus mesalazine versus hydrocortisone in the prevention of acute radiation proctitis during conformal radiotherapy for prostate carcinoma. A randomized study
    Giuseppe Sanguineti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, National Institute for Cancer Research, Genova, Italy
    Strahlenther Onkol 179:464-70. 2003
  3. ncbi Defining the risk of developing grade 2 proctitis following 125I prostate brachytherapy using a rectal dose-volume histogram analysis
    K M Snyder
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 50:335-41. 2001
  4. ncbi Treatment of radiation proctitis with argon plasma coagulation
    W Tam
    Dept of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and General Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, South Australia, Australia
    Endoscopy 32:667-72. 2000
  5. ncbi Effective use of argon plasma coagulation in the treatment of severe radiation proctitis
    S Taieb
    Hepato Gastroenterology Units, Centre Hospitalier Lyon Sud, Chemin du Grand Revoyet, 69495 Pierre Benite, France
    Dis Colon Rectum 44:1766-71. 2001
  6. ncbi Treatment of radiation proctitis
    K Leiper
    Department of Gastroenterology, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK
    Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol) 19:724-9. 2007
  7. pmc Systematic review for non-surgical interventions for the management of late radiation proctitis
    A S Denton
    Center for Cancer Treatment, Mount Vernon Hospital, Rickmansworth Road, Northwood, Middlesex HA6 2RN, UK
    Br J Cancer 87:134-43. 2002
  8. doi Argon plasma coagulation has a long-lasting therapeutic effect in patients with chronic radiation proctitis
    G Karamanolis
    Hepatogastroenterology Unit, Second Department of Internal Medicine Propaedeutic, Attikon General Hospital, Athens University, Athens, Greece
    Endoscopy 41:529-31. 2009
  9. ncbi Haemorrhagic radiation proctitis: endoscopic severity may be useful to guide therapy
    Roberto Zinicola
    Wolfson Unit for Endoscopy, St Mark s Hospital, Watford Road, Harrow, HA1 3UJ, UK
    Int J Colorectal Dis 18:439-44. 2003
  10. ncbi Successful and sustained treatment of chronic radiation proctitis with antioxidant vitamins E and C
    M Kennedy
    Division of Digestive Diseases, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 96:1080-4. 2001

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Publications193 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Formaldehyde application for haemorrhagic radiation-induced proctitis: a clinical and histological study
    R C Chautems
    Outpatient Department, Unit of Proctology, University Hospital of Geneva, Micheli du Crest 24, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Colorectal Dis 5:24-8. 2003
    Haemorrhagic radiation-induced proctitis is a serious complication of radiotherapy of pelvic organs. In severe cases, massive haemorrhage may necessitate hospitalization and repeated transfusions...
  2. ncbi Sucralfate versus mesalazine versus hydrocortisone in the prevention of acute radiation proctitis during conformal radiotherapy for prostate carcinoma. A randomized study
    Giuseppe Sanguineti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, National Institute for Cancer Research, Genova, Italy
    Strahlenther Onkol 179:464-70. 2003
    ..To assess whether the topical use of steroids or 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA) is superior to sucralfate in preventing acute rectal toxicity during three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy (3DCRT) to 76 Gy...
  3. ncbi Defining the risk of developing grade 2 proctitis following 125I prostate brachytherapy using a rectal dose-volume histogram analysis
    K M Snyder
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 50:335-41. 2001
    OBJECTIVE: To determine the rectal tolerance for developing Grade 2 radiation proctitis after 125I prostate implantation based on the rectal dose-volume histogram...
  4. ncbi Treatment of radiation proctitis with argon plasma coagulation
    W Tam
    Dept of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and General Medicine, Royal Adelaide Hospital, South Australia, Australia
    Endoscopy 32:667-72. 2000
    Radiation proctitis is a troublesome complication of pelvic irradiation for malignancy. One common and occasionally serious complication is rectal bleeding. Therapeutic options for this condition are limited...
  5. ncbi Effective use of argon plasma coagulation in the treatment of severe radiation proctitis
    S Taieb
    Hepato Gastroenterology Units, Centre Hospitalier Lyon Sud, Chemin du Grand Revoyet, 69495 Pierre Benite, France
    Dis Colon Rectum 44:1766-71. 2001
    Chronic radiation proctitis, a well described complication of pelvic radiation therapy, can result in severe bleeding that is refractory to conventional treatment...
  6. ncbi Treatment of radiation proctitis
    K Leiper
    Department of Gastroenterology, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK
    Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol) 19:724-9. 2007
    Late complications of pelvic radiotherapy occur in 5-20% of patients, particularly chronic radiation proctitis (CRP). Rectal bleeding is the most common symptom...
  7. pmc Systematic review for non-surgical interventions for the management of late radiation proctitis
    A S Denton
    Center for Cancer Treatment, Mount Vernon Hospital, Rickmansworth Road, Northwood, Middlesex HA6 2RN, UK
    Br J Cancer 87:134-43. 2002
    Chronic radiation proctitis produces a range of clinical symptoms for which there is currently no recommended standard management...
  8. doi Argon plasma coagulation has a long-lasting therapeutic effect in patients with chronic radiation proctitis
    G Karamanolis
    Hepatogastroenterology Unit, Second Department of Internal Medicine Propaedeutic, Attikon General Hospital, Athens University, Athens, Greece
    Endoscopy 41:529-31. 2009
    The optimal treatment of bleeding due to radiation proctitis is still controversial. Although argon plasma coagulation (APC) has been recently reported as an effective treatment, its efficacy in relation to disease severity is unknown...
  9. ncbi Haemorrhagic radiation proctitis: endoscopic severity may be useful to guide therapy
    Roberto Zinicola
    Wolfson Unit for Endoscopy, St Mark s Hospital, Watford Road, Harrow, HA1 3UJ, UK
    Int J Colorectal Dis 18:439-44. 2003
    Management of haemorrhagic radiation proctitis remains controversial. Both endoscopically delivered argon plasma coagulation and rectal administration of formalin have been recommended...
  10. ncbi Successful and sustained treatment of chronic radiation proctitis with antioxidant vitamins E and C
    M Kennedy
    Division of Digestive Diseases, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 96:1080-4. 2001
    OBJECTIVE: Chronic radiation proctitis, a common sequelae of pelvic radiation, is characterized by obliteration of the submucosal vasculature with subsequent ischemia and reperfusion injury...
  11. doi Is there more than one proctitis syndrome? A revisitation using data from the TROG 96.01 trial
    Anne Capp
    Calvary Mater Newcastle, NSW, Australia
    Radiother Oncol 90:400-7. 2009
    ..We sought to categorize longitudinal radiation-induced rectal toxicity data obtained from men participating in a randomised controlled trial for locally advanced prostate cancer...
  12. ncbi [Therapeutic strategy for hemorrhagic radiation proctitis--the optimum condition of argon plasma coagulation (APC)]
    Akiko Chino
    Division of Gastroenterology, Cancer Institute Hospital
    Nihon Shokakibyo Gakkai Zasshi 102:1405-11. 2005
    This study was performed to clarify the optimum condition of argon plasma coagulation (APC) to treat hemorrhagic radiation proctitis.
  13. ncbi Endoscopic treatment of chronic radiation proctopathy
    Sydney A Wilson
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Curr Opin Gastroenterol 22:536-40. 2006
    ..This paper summarizes the findings of experts in the field on endoscopic treatment of bleeding from chronic radiation proctopathy...
  14. ncbi Spontaneous improvement in late rectal mucosal changes after radiotherapy for prostate cancer
    Peter C O'Brien
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Newcastle Mater Hospital, Waratah, NSW, Australia
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 58:75-80. 2004
    ..To describe the natural history of mucosal changes, in particular the development of telangiectases in the rectum, after radiotherapy (RT) for prostate cancer...
  15. ncbi Argon plasma coagulation in chronic radiation proctitis
    A Postgate
    Wolfson Unit for Endoscopy, St Mark s Hospital, London, UK
    Endoscopy 39:361-5. 2007
    Chronic radiation proctitis is a relatively common late complication of pelvic irradiation. The main symptoms are diarrhea, urgency, tenesmus, and rectal bleeding...
  16. pmc Mast cells are an essential component of human radiation proctitis and contribute to experimental colorectal damage in mice
    Karl Blirando
    Laboratory of Radiopathology and Experimental Therapeutics, Institute for Radiological Protection and Nuclear Safety IRSN, Fontenay aux Roses, France
    Am J Pathol 178:640-51. 2011
    Radiation proctitis is characterized by mucosal inflammation followed by adverse chronic tissue remodeling and is associated with substantial morbidity and mortality...
  17. ncbi Formalin instillation for hemorrhagic radiation proctitis
    Shingo Tsujinaka
    Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston, FL 33331, USA
    Surg Innov 12:123-8. 2005
    Although formalin instillation has been proven to be an effective treatment of hemorrhagic radiation proctitis, different techniques with varying success rates have been reported...
  18. ncbi Lymphoid follicular proctitis mimicking rectal lymphoma: diagnosis by EMR
    Vanessa M Shami
    Department of Endoscopy and Therapeutics, The University of Chicago, Illinois 60637, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 60:648-52. 2004
  19. doi A mechanism for abnormal angiogenesis in human radiation proctitis: analysis of expression profile for angiogenic factors
    Hisashi Takeuchi
    Department of Gastroenterology and Oncology, Institute of Health Biosciences, University of Tokushima Graduate School, 3 18 15 Kuramoto cho, Tokushima 770 8503, Japan
    J Gastroenterol 47:56-64. 2012
    Radiation proctitis is an increasingly prevalent problem, with many patients being treated with radiotherapy for pelvic cancers. However, the mechanisms by which radiation proctitis develops in humans are not well understood...
  20. ncbi Pharmacotherapy for chronic hemorrhagic radiation proctitis
    Yunus A Gul
    Department of Surgery, University Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor 43400, Malaysia
    World J Surg 26:1499-502. 2002
    ..therapy and formalin are being increasingly recommended for the treatment of chronic hemorrhagic radiation proctitis. It may be too early, however, to discard pharmacologic agents from the management process, especially in ..
  21. doi Healing of late endoscopic changes in the rectum between 12 and 65 months after external beam radiotherapy
    Gregor Goldner
    Department of Radiotherapy and Radiobiology, Vienna General Hospital, University of Vienna Medical School, Austria
    Strahlenther Onkol 187:202-5. 2011
    ..To evaluate the time course of late rectal mucosal changes after prostate cancer radiotherapy (RT)...
  22. pmc Efficacy and safety of mesalamine suppositories for treatment of ulcerative proctitis in children and adolescents
    Melvin B Heyman
    Department of Pediatrics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0136, USA
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 16:1931-9. 2010
    Treatment of ulcerative proctitis has not been well studied in pediatric populations...
  23. ncbi Argon plasma coagulation in the treatment of hemorrhagic radiation proctitis is efficient but requires a perfect colonic cleansing to be safe
    E Ben-Soussan
    Department of Gastroenterology, Rouen University Hospital Charles Nicolle, Rouen, France
    Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 16:1315-8. 2004
    We evaluate prospectively effectiveness, tolerance, predictive factors of failure and complications of argon plasma coagulation (APC) in the treatment of hemorrhagic radiation proctitis (HRP).
  24. ncbi [Long term results of treatment of hemorrhagic radiation proctitis by argon plasma coagulation]
    Jean Marc Canard
    Centre Médico Chirurgical du Trocadéro
    Gastroenterol Clin Biol 27:455-9. 2003
    To assess long term results of argon plasma coagulation (APC) treatment in hemorrhagic radiation proctitis.
  25. ncbi Etiology of clinical proctitis among men who have sex with men
    Jeffrey D Klausner
    San Francisco Department of Public Health, STD Prevention and Control Services, San Francisco, CA 94103, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:300-2. 2004
    In this retrospective review of cases of clinical proctitis, we identified the frequency of common sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) among men who have sex with men on the basis of reports from the municipal STD clinic in San ..
  26. doi A real-time quadriplex PCR assay for the diagnosis of rectal lymphogranuloma venereum and non-lymphogranuloma venereum Chlamydia trachomatis infections
    C Y Chen
    Division of STD Prevention, National Center for HIV AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Mail Stop G 39, 1600 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 84:273-6. 2008
    ..To develop and evaluate a real-time quadriplex PCR for the diagnosis of lymphogranuloma venereum (LGV) and non-LGV chlamydial infections using rectal swab specimens...
  27. ncbi Argon plasma coagulation in chronic radiation proctitis: Postgate et al
    H J N Andreyev
    Endoscopy 39:751-2; author reply 752. 2007
  28. ncbi Anti-TNF-alpha (infliximab) used as induction treatment in case of active proctitis in a multistep strategy followed by definitive surgery of complex anal fistulas in Crohn's disease: a preliminary report
    Stephan J van der Hagen
    Department of Surgery, Academically Hospital of Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:758-67. 2005
    This study was designed to assess the healing rate of complex perianal fistulas in Crohn's disease after a multistep strategy, including induction treatment with Infliximab in case of active proctitis, followed by definitive surgery.
  29. ncbi How useful are observational reports in the evaluation of interventions for radiation morbidity?: an analysis of formalin therapy for late radiation proctitis
    A S Denton
    Centre for Cancer Treatment, Mount Vernon Hospital, Rickmansworth Road, Northwood, Middlesex, HA6 2RN, UK
    Radiother Oncol 64:291-5. 2002
    ..Until then, we are left with the situation where some information exists, albeit in the form of case reports and small series. Should this information be used and what features would determine its strength?..
  30. ncbi Argon plasma coagulation is an effective treatment for refractory hemorrhagic radiation proctitis
    J J Tjandra
    Department of Surgery, Colorectal Unit, Royal Melbourne Hospital, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3050, Australia
    Dis Colon Rectum 44:1759-65; discussion 1771. 2001
    INTRODUCTION: Chronic radiation proctitis complicating pelvic radiotherapy can be debilitating. It commonly presents with rectal bleeding, which can be difficult to control...
  31. ncbi Endoscopic therapy for radiation proctitis-induced hemorrhage in patients with prostatic carcinoma using argon plasma coagulator application
    K S Venkatesh
    Endoscopic Department, Valley Lutheran Hospital, Mesa, AZ 85202, USA
    Surg Endosc 16:707-10. 2002
    Recurrent hemorrhage in patients with severe radiation proctitis is very common. It is often refractory to medical therapy. Endoscopic and surgical treatment may be required when conservative medical therapy fails...
  32. doi Delayed microbial cure of lymphogranuloma venereum proctitis with doxycycline treatment
    Henry J C de Vries
    Sexually Transmitted Infection Outpatient Clinic, Health Service Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Infect Dis 48:e53-6. 2009
    Microbial cure of chlamydia proctitis (lymphogranuloma venereum [LGV] and non-LGV) with doxycycline treatment was evaluated by chlamydia DNA and RNA persistence in anal swab specimens. In LGV proctitis, RNA persisted for up to 16 days...
  33. ncbi Rectal tacrolimus in the treatment of resistant ulcerative proctitis
    I C Lawrance
    Centre for inflammatory Bowel Diseases, Fremantle Hospital, Fremantle, WA, Australia
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 28:1214-20. 2008
    Resistant ulcerative proctitis can be extremely difficult to manage. Oral tacrolimus can be effective, but may have numerous adverse effects. Topically administered tacrolimus, however, may also be effective in proctitis...
  34. ncbi Medical management of left-sided ulcerative colitis and ulcerative proctitis: critical evaluation of therapeutic trials
    Miguel Regueiro
    Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center and Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 12:979-94. 2006
    The goal of this work was to critically evaluate the published studies on the treatment of ulcerative proctitis (UP) and left-sided ulcerative colitis (L-UC)...
  35. ncbi Acute ischemic proctitis: report of four cases
    Dipen Maun
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center and Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 50:1082-6. 2007
    Acute ischemic proctitis is an extremely rare clinical entity...
  36. ncbi Clinical guidelines for the medical management of left-sided ulcerative colitis and ulcerative proctitis: summary statement
    Miguel Regueiro
    Inflammatory Bowel Disease Center and Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 12:972-8. 2006
    ..This article provides treatment guidelines for the induction and maintenance of ulcerative proctitis and left-sided colitis and the management of disease refractory to 5-aminosalicylic acid (5-ASA) compounds and ..
  37. ncbi Efficacy of rebamipide enemas in active distal ulcerative colitis and proctitis: a prospective study report
    K Makiyama
    Department of Endoscopy, Nagasaki University Hospital of Medicine and Dentistry, Sakamoto, Nagasaki, Japan
    Dig Dis Sci 50:2323-9. 2005
    ..In conclusion, rebamipide topical therapy appears to be effective for the treatment of mildly to moderately active distal UC. Further controlled studies are warranted for this promising drug...
  38. ncbi Treatment of hemorrhagic radiation proctitis with 4 percent formalin
    S Parikh
    Colon and Rectal Residency, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, New Jersey, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 46:596-600. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to review our results in patients undergoing treatment with 4 percent formalin for radiation-induced injury to the rectum...
  39. ncbi Efficacy and safety of argon plasma coagulation for the treatment of hemorrhagic radiation proctitis
    C de la Serna Higuera
    Unidad de Aparato Digestivo, Hospital Virgen de la Concha, Zamora, Spain
    Rev Esp Enferm Dig 96:758-64. 2004
    ..To evaluate the efficacy, safety and medium-/long-term clinical course of patients undergoing endoscopic treatment with argon plasma coagulation for hemorrhagic radiation proctopathy...
  40. ncbi Sucralfate does not ameliorate acute radiation proctitis: randomised study and meta-analysis
    N Hovdenak
    Division of Gastroenterology, Section of Oncology, Haukeland University Hospital, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol) 17:485-91. 2005
    ..We report here a prospective, randomised, placebo-controlled study of prophylactic sucralfate during pelvic radiotherapy. In addition, a meta-analysis of available data from the literature has been carried out...
  41. ncbi Mesalamine foam enema versus mesalamine liquid enema in active left-sided ulcerative colitis
    Antoine Cortot
    Gastroenterologie, Hopital Claude Huriez, Lille, France
    Am J Gastroenterol 103:3106-14. 2008
    ..To determine in a noninferiority study whether mesalamine foam is as effective as mesalamine liquid enema for inducing clinical remission in patients with active left-sided ulcerative colitis (UC)...
  42. pmc Analysis of rectal Chlamydia trachomatis serovar distribution including L2 (lymphogranuloma venereum) at the Erasmus MC STI clinic, Rotterdam
    R Waalboer
    Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Sex Transm Infect 82:207-11. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to explore possible relations between demographics, sexual behaviour, clinical manifestations, rectal symptoms, and chlamydial serovars including L2 (lymphogranuloma venereum)...
  43. ncbi Application of 10 percent formalin for the treatment of radiation-induced hemorrhagic proctitis
    Eric M Haas
    Department of Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Dis Colon Rectum 50:213-7. 2007
    ..of 4 percent formalin solution has been described as a successful treatment for hemorrhagic radiation proctitis recalcitrant to medical treatment...
  44. ncbi A phase II study to evaluate WF10 in patients with late hemorrhagic radiation cystitis and proctitis
    Vutisiri Veerasarn
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Department of Radiology, Faculty of Medicine, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok 10700, Thailand
    Gynecol Oncol 100:179-84. 2006
    To evaluate efficacy and safety of WF10 (TCDO iv solution) therapy in patients with late hemorrhagic radiation cystitis and proctitis in a long-term follow up.
  45. ncbi [Course and natural history of idiopathic ulcerative proctitis in adults]
    M Ghirardi
    Università degli Studi di Brescia Cattedra di Chirurgia Generale
    Ann Ital Chir 73:155-8; discussion 158-9. 2002
    Epidemiological studies have shown that ulcerative proctitis represents 25-55% of ulcerative colitis...
  46. doi Appendicectomy as a therapy for ulcerative proctitis
    Terry Dorcen Bolin
    Gastrointestinal and Liver Unit, Department of Medicine, The Prince of Wales Hospital, 201 Avoca Street, Randwick 2031, New South Wales, Sydney 2031, Australia
    Am J Gastroenterol 104:2476-82. 2009
    ..Available data regarding whether appendicectomy performed after the onset of ulcerative colitis can modulate its clinical course are currently limited. This study aimed at addressing this issue...
  47. doi Ulcerative proctitis: a review of pharmacotherapy and management
    Peter Laszlo Lakatos
    Semmelweis University, First Department of Medicine, H1083 Budapest, Koranyi S 2A, Hungary
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 9:741-9. 2008
    Ulcerative proctitis (UP) is a common presentation of ulcerative colitis (UC).
  48. ncbi Hyperbaric oxygen treatment of chronic refractory radiation proctitis: a randomized and controlled double-blind crossover trial with long-term follow-up
    Richard E Clarke
    Baromedical Research Foundation, Columbia, SC 29203, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 72:134-143. 2008
    ..We conducted a randomized, controlled, double-blind crossover trial with long-term follow-up to evaluate the effectiveness of hyperbaric oxygen for refractory radiation proctitis.
  49. ncbi Metronidazole in the treatment of chronic radiation proctitis: clinical trial
    J Cavcic
    Department of Surgery, Zagreb University Hospital Center, Kispaticeva 12, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia
    Croat Med J 41:314-8. 2000
    To evaluate the effectiveness of metronidazole in combination with corticosteroids in enema and mesalazine (5-aminosalicylic acid) in comparison with the same protocol without metronidazole in the treatment of chronic radiation proctitis.
  50. ncbi Lymphogranuloma venereum proctitis in men who have sex with men is associated with anal enema use and high-risk behavior
    Henry J C de Vries
    STI Outpatient Clinic, Cluster Infectious Diseases, Public Health Service Amsterdam The Netherlands
    Sex Transm Dis 35:203-8. 2008
    In the industrialized world, lymphogranuloma venereum proctitis (LGVP) has been reported only in men who have sex with men. Factors responsible for the outbreak remain to be elucidated.
  51. ncbi Diverting loop colostomy for the treatment of refractory gastrointestinal bleeding secondary to radiation proctitis
    J Ayerdi
    Department of General Surgery, Guthrie Clinic/Robert Packer Hospital, One Guthrie Square, Sayre, PA 18840, USA
    Mil Med 166:1091-3. 2001
    Chronic radiation proctitis is an uncommon and serious complication of radiotherapy for pelvic malignancies. It has been suggested that fecal stream diversion decreases bowel irritation, resulting in decreased rectal bleeding...
  52. doi Lymphogranuloma venereum diagnostics: from culture to real-time quadriplex polymerase chain reaction
    Servaas A Morre
    Sex Transm Infect 84:252-3. 2008
  53. ncbi Chronic radiation proctitis
    P P Tagkalidis
    Department of Gastroenterology, Royal Melbourne Hospital, Victoria, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 71:230-7. 2001
    ..use of radiation therapy in pelvic malignancy has led to an increase in the incidence of chronic radiation proctitis. The commonest presenting complaint is rectal bleeding...
  54. doi Effect of a prostaglandin--given rectally for prevention of radiation-induced acute proctitis--on late rectal toxicity. Results of a phase III randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind study
    Tereza Kertesz
    Department of Radiotherapy and Radiooncology, University of Gottingen, Robert Koch Strasse 40, Gottingen, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 185:596-602. 2009
    ..In the acute treatment setting no significant differences in reducing the incidence of acute proctitis symptoms in patients receiving misoprostol, however, significantly more rectal bleeding had been reported.
  55. ncbi Neutrophil and eosinophil granule proteins as markers of response to local prednisolone treatment in distal ulcerative colitis and proctitis
    P Sangfelt
    Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden
    Am J Gastroenterol 96:1085-90. 2001
    ..granulocytes in relation to steroid enema treatment was studied in patients with distal ulcerative colitis and proctitis. METHODS: The rectal release of the neutrophil (myeloperoxidase, MPO), and eosinophil (eosinophilic cationic ..
  56. doi Efficacy and safety of single-session argon plasma coagulation in the management of chronic radiation proctitis
    Michael P Swan
    Endoscopy Unit, Monash Medical Centre, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
    Gastrointest Endosc 72:150-4. 2010
    Chronic radiation proctitis (CRP) manifests as rectal bleeding 12 to 24 months after pelvic radiotherapy...
  57. ncbi Allergic proctitis and abdominal distention mimicking Hirschsprung's disease in infants
    Jee Hyun Lee
    Department of Pediatrics, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Acta Paediatr 96:1784-9. 2007
    To determine the incidence and clinical aspects of allergic proctitis (AP) in infants with symptoms that mimic Hirschsprung's disease (HD).
  58. pmc Sexually transmitted proctitis
    E Hamlyn
    Department of Sexual Health and HIV Medicine, Caldecot Centre, King s College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London SE5 9RS, UK
    Postgrad Med J 82:733-6. 2006
    ..Europe highlight the need to consider sexually transmitted infections in the differential diagnosis of proctitis. This article examines the causative organisms, clinical features, diagnosis and treatment of sexually ..
  59. pmc Bacteremia caused by Solobacterium moorei in a patient with acute proctitis and carcinoma of the cervix
    Susanna K P Lau
    Department of Microbiology, State Key Laboratory of Emerging Infectious Diseases, Tuen Mun Hospital, Hong Kong
    J Clin Microbiol 44:3031-4. 2006
    We describe a case of Solobacterium moorei bacteremia in a 43-year-old woman presenting with acute proctitis complicating radiotherapy for cervical carcinoma...
  60. pmc Human neutrophil lipocalin is a unique marker of neutrophil inflammation in ulcerative colitis and proctitis
    M Carlson
    Laboratory for Inflammation Research, Department of Medical Sciences, University of Uppsala, Sweden
    Gut 50:501-6. 2002
    ..The present study was performed to evaluate human neutrophil lipocalin (HNL) as a specific neutrophil marker in the inflamed lesions of the colon and rectum in patients with colitis and proctitis.
  61. ncbi A prospective study of faecal calprotectin and lactoferrin in the monitoring of acute radiation proctitis in prostate cancer treatment
    Andrea Hille
    Department of Radiotherapy and Radio Oncology, University of Gottingen, Gottingen, Germany
    Scand J Gastroenterol 43:52-8. 2008
    Acute radiation proctitis is a relevant complication of pelvic radiation. The purpose of this study was to investigate two markers of gut inflammation as non-invasive diagnostic tools to evaluate acute radiation proctitis.
  62. ncbi Resurgence of lymphogranuloma venereum in Western Europe: an outbreak of Chlamydia trachomatis serovar l2 proctitis in The Netherlands among men who have sex with men
    Rutger F Nieuwenhuis
    Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Infect Dis 39:996-1003. 2004
    ..Recently, 3 men who have sex with men presented with LGV proctitis at the Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands...
  63. ncbi Proctitis complicating stapled hemorrhoidectomy: report of a case
    A Arroyo
    Int J Colorectal Dis 21:197-8. 2006
  64. ncbi Proctitis after external-beam radiotherapy for prostate cancer classified by Vienna Rectoscopy Score and correlated with EORTC/RTOG score for late rectal toxicity: results of a prospective multicenter study of 166 patients
    Gregor Goldner
    Department of Radiotherapy and Radiobiology, Vienna General Hospital, University of Vienna Medical School, Vienna, Austria
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 67:78-83. 2007
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  65. ncbi A phase III randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind study of misoprostol rectal suppositories to prevent acute radiation proctitis in patients with prostate cancer
    Andrea Hille
    Department of Radiotherapy and Radiooncology, University of Goettingen, Goettingen, Germany
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 63:1488-93. 2005
    Acute radiation proctitis is the most relevant complication of pelvic radiation and is still mainly treated supportively...
  66. ncbi Diagnosing chlamydia and managing proctitis in men who have sex with men: current UK practice
    A McMillan
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College, London W2 1PG, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 84:97-100. 2008
    This study was undertaken to ascertain clinic practices with respect to testing men who have sex with men (MSM) for chlamydial infection and the management of men with proctitis.
  67. ncbi Radiation proctitis. Clinical and pathological manifestations, therapy and prophylaxis of acute and late injurious effects of radiation on the rectal mucosa
    F B Zimmermann
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Strahlentherapie und Radiologische Onkologie, Klinikum rechts der Isar der Technischen Universitat Munchen
    Strahlenther Onkol 174:85-9. 1998
    ..Often the rectum is the dose-limiting organ in curative radiation therapy of pelvic malignancies. It reacts with serous, mucoid, or more rarely bloody diarrhea...
  68. ncbi Megacolon and stercoral proctitis after frequent fecal impactions: report of an unusual case and review of the literature
    Jen Tzer Gau
    Department of Geriatric Medicine Gerontology, College of Osteopathic Medicine, Ohio University, Athens, OH 45701, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 8:338-41. 2007
    ..Complications and management of fecal impaction and the pathophysiology of megacolon in the literature are reviewed and discussed...
  69. ncbi Epidermal growth factor enemas with oral mesalamine for mild-to-moderate left-sided ulcerative colitis or proctitis
    Atul Sinha
    Department of Gastroenterology, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester, United Kingdom
    N Engl J Med 349:350-7. 2003
    Epidermal growth factor (EGF) is a potent mitogenic peptide produced by salivary glands. We examined whether EGF enemas are an effective treatment for active left-sided ulcerative colitis and ulceration limited to the rectum (proctitis).
  70. ncbi Formalin application in the treatment of chronic radiation-induced hemorrhagic proctitis--an effective but not risk-free procedure: a prospective study of 33 patients
    Vincent De Parades
    Proctologie médico interventionnelle, Groupe Hospitalier Diaconesses Croix Saint Simon, Paris, France
    Dis Colon Rectum 48:1535-41. 2005
    This prospective study evaluated the efficacy and safety of local formalin application in chronic refractory radiation-induced hemorrhagic proctitis.
  71. ncbi Transient P-cadherin expression in radiation proctitis; a model of mucosal injury and repair
    Robert G Hardy
    Department of Surgery, Clinical Research Institute, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK
    J Pathol 197:194-200. 2002
    ..Three characteristic phases of radiation proctitis were defined on histological grounds (acute injury, and early and late regenerative phases) essentially ..
  72. ncbi Severe proctitis, perforation, and fatal rectal bleeding secondary to cytomegalovirus in an immunocompetent patient: report of a case
    Imran Alam
    Department of Surgery, Morriston Hospital, Swansea, SA6 6NL, UK
    Surg Today 37:66-9. 2007
    ..We describe a case of fatal CMV proctitis in a 71-year-old man following an Ivor-Lewis esophagectomy...
  73. ncbi Effect of pentoxifylline and tocopherol on radiation proctitis/enteritis
    Andrea Hille
    Department of Radiotherapy and Radiation Oncology, University of Goettingen, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 181:606-14. 2005
    Chronic radiation proctitis/enteritis is a relevant complication of pelvic irradiation, which is still mainly treated by supportive measures only...
  74. ncbi [Gonorrheal proctitis imitating proctalgia fugax]
    A Nechvátal
    Dermatovenerologická klinika 2 LF UK a FNB, Praha
    Cas Lek Cesk 143:264-5. 2004
    ..The careful history and laboratory examination confirmed gonorrheal proctitis. She was then successfully treated with ceftriaxon.
  75. pmc Intrarectal amifostine during external beam radiation therapy for prostate cancer produces significant improvements in Quality of Life measured by EPIC score
    Nicole L Simone
    Radiation Oncology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 70:90-5. 2008
    To test whether intrarectal amifostine limits symptoms of radiation proctitis, measured by using the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group (RTOG) gastrointestinal (GI) toxicity score and the Expanded Prostate Cancer Index Composite (EPIC) ..
  76. ncbi Endoluminal formalin application for haemorrhagic radiation proctitis
    F L Vyas
    Department of Surgery Unit 2, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore 632004, India
    Colorectal Dis 8:342-6. 2006
    Radiation proctitis is a common complication following radiation therapy for pelvic malignancies. This is associated with significant morbidity which adversely affects the quality of life...
  77. ncbi Intrarectal amifostine suspension may protect against acute proctitis during radiation therapy for prostate cancer: a pilot study
    Anurag K Singh
    Radiation Oncology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 65:1008-13. 2006
    Our goal was to test the ability of intrarectal amifostine to limit symptoms of radiation proctitis.
  78. pmc Formalin application for the treatment of radiation-induced hemorrhagic proctitis
    Sun Il Lee
    Department of Surgery, Yongdong Severance Hospital, Yonsei University College of Medicine, 146 92 Dogok dong, Kangnam Gu, Seoul 135 720, Korea
    Yonsei Med J 48:97-100. 2007
    Radiation-induced hemorrhagic proctitis (RIHP) is a serious complication of pelvic irradiation, and a 4% formalin solution has been used for 20 years in treating this sequelae...
  79. ncbi Treatment of haemorrhagic radiation-induced proctopathy using small volume topical formalin instillation
    S N Cullen
    Royal Berkshire Hospital, Reading, Berkshire, UK
    Aliment Pharmacol Ther 23:1575-9. 2006
    ..Rectal bleeding of varying severity can occur as a consequence. There have been no formal trials of treatment for haemorrhagic radiation proctopathy and a variety of methods are currently used...
  80. ncbi Hyperbaric oxygen therapy for radiation induced proctopathy in men treated for prostate cancer
    Marc A Dall'Era
    Section of Urology and Renal Transplantation, Virginia Mason Medical Center and Department of Urology, University of Washington, 1100 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98111, USA
    J Urol 176:87-90. 2006
    Radiation proctitis is a common complication following external beam radiation therapy and brachytherapy for prostate cancer...
  81. ncbi Acute and late gastrointestinal toxicity after radiotherapy in prostate cancer patients: consequential late damage
    Wilma D Heemsbergen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, The Netherlands Cancer Institute Antoni van Leeuwenhoek Hospital, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 66:3-10. 2006
    ..Late gastrointestinal (GI) toxicity after radiotherapy can be partly explained by late effects of acute toxicity (consequential late damage). We studied whether there is a direct relationship between acute and late GI toxicity...
  82. ncbi Incidence and clinical course of hemorrhagic radiation proctitis after iodine-125 prostate brachytherapy
    Mark V Mishra
    Radiation Oncology Department, University of Cincinnati, OH 45207, USA
    Clin Genitourin Cancer 5:397-400. 2007
    Hemorrhagic radiation proctitis (HRP) is a potential complication of prostate brachytherapy. We sought to determine the incidence and clinical course of hemorrhagic radiation proctitis after iodine-125 (125I) prostate brachytherapy.
  83. ncbi Incidence of late rectal and urinary toxicities after three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy and intensity-modulated radiotherapy for localized prostate cancer
    Michael J Zelefsky
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 70:1124-9. 2008
    ..To report the incidence and predictors of treatment-related toxicity at 10 years after three-dimensional conformal radiotherapy (3D-CRT) and intensity-modulated radiotherapy (IMRT) for localized prostate cancer...
  84. ncbi Time patterns of changes in biomarkers, symptoms and histopathology during pelvic radiotherapy
    Annette Larsen
    Section of Oncology, Institute of Medicine, University of Bergen, and Department of Oncology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Oncol 46:639-50. 2007
    Acute radiation proctitis was evaluated before, during and after radiotherapy (RT) for prostate cancer...
  85. ncbi Two percent formalin retention enemas for hemorrhagic radiation proctitis: a preliminary report
    Ramaiyer Raghu Raman
    Department of Radiation Oncology, MNJ Institute of Oncology and Regional Cancer Centre, Hyderabad, India
    Dis Colon Rectum 50:1032-9. 2007
    The short-term safety and efficacy of 2 percent formalin administered as a retention enema for hemorrhagic radiation proctitis was studied.
  86. ncbi A genetically determined dose-volume histogram predicts for rectal bleeding among patients treated with prostate brachytherapy
    Jamie A Cesaretti
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 68:1410-6. 2007
    ..To examine whether possession of genetic alterations in the ATM (ataxia telangiectasia) gene is associated with rectal bleeding in a dose-dependent and volume-dependent manner...
  87. ncbi Education and imaging. Gastrointestinal: radiation proctitis
    M Venerito
    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Infectious Diseases, Otto von Guericke Medical School, University of Magdeburg, Magdeburg, Germany
    J Gastroenterol Hepatol 22:761. 2007
  88. ncbi Increase of hepcidin plasma and urine levels is associated with acute proctitis and changes in hemoglobin levels in primary radiotherapy for prostate cancer
    Hans Christiansen
    Department of Radiation Oncology, University Hospital Goettingen, Robert Koch Strasse 40, 37099 Goettingen, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 133:297-304. 2007
    ..To analyse hepcidin serum and urine levels during radiotherapy for prostate cancer...
  89. ncbi Anorectal cancer following topical formalin application for haemorrhagic radiation proctitis
    D R Stern
    Division of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Department of Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Colorectal Dis 9:275-8. 2007
    Topical formalin has been used as an effective treatment for haemorrhagic radiation proctitis. In the course of reviewing our experience with this modality, we identified two patients who developed anorectal cancer during the follow-up ..
  90. doi Development of a European organization for research and treatment of cancer module to assess the quality of life of patients with proctitis after pelvic radiotherapy for malignancy
    Nigel Spry
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital, Perth, Western Australia
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 72:522-8. 2008
    To describe the development of a proctitis-specific quality-of-life module to supplement the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer Quality of Life Questionnaire (EORTC QLQ-C30).
  91. doi Colorectal complications of external beam radiation versus brachytherapy for prostate cancer
    Richard N Lesperance
    Department of Surgery, Madigan Army Medical Center, Fort Lewis, WA, USA
    Am J Surg 195:616-20; discussion 620. 2008
    ..We sought to determine the prevalence and significance of colorectal complications after external beam radiation (EBRT) versus brachytherapy (BT) for prostate cancer...
  92. ncbi Six year experience of external beam radiotherapy, brachytherapy boost with a 1Ci (192)Ir source, and neoadjuvant hormonal manipulation for prostate cancer
    Michael A Izard
    Radiation Oncology Associates, Mater Hospital, North Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 66:38-47. 2006
    ..To present preliminary outcomes of pulsed dose rate brachytherapy (PDR-BT), external beam radiotherapy (EBRT), and hormonal manipulation, for prostate cancer...
  93. ncbi [Rectal radiation injuries treated by Shen Ling Bai Zhu powders combined with rectal administration of western drugs]
    Yan ping Tian
    Huzhou Normal college, Medical School, Zhejing Province, Zhejing 313000
    Zhongguo Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Za Zhi 28:159-60. 2008
  94. ncbi [Brachyterapy in localized prostate cancer]
    J M Abascal Junquera
    Servicio Urologia, Hospital Universitario Central de Asturias, Oviedo
    Actas Urol Esp 31:617-26. 2007
    ..The objective of the present study is to expose our experience from the year 1998, when we made the first treatment, until today. The results and the morbidity of the patients over a 7 and a half years period are analyzed...
  95. ncbi Formalin application in the treatment of chronic radiation-induced hemorrhagic proctitis induces acute deterioration of mucosal blood flow
    Tsuyoshi Konishi
    Dis Colon Rectum 49:530-1; author reply 531-2. 2006
  96. ncbi Difference in rectal dosimetry between pre-plan and post-implant analysis in transperineal interstitial brachytherapy for prostate cancer
    Hiromichi Ishiyama
    Department of Radiology, Kitasato University School of Medicine, Kanagawa, Japan
    Radiother Oncol 78:194-8. 2006
    ..To investigate differences in rectal dosimetry between pre-plan ultrasonography (US) and post-implant computed tomography (CT)...
  97. ncbi Endoscopic and histopathologic findings after formalin application for hemorrhage caused by chronic radiation-induced proctitis
    Tsuyoshi Konishi
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    Gastrointest Endosc 61:161-4. 2005
  98. ncbi Dosimetric factors predicting severe radiation-induced bowel complications in patients with cervical cancer: combined effect of external parametrial dose and cumulative rectal dose
    Eng Yen Huang
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Kaohsiung Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Kaohsiung Hsien, Taiwan
    Gynecol Oncol 95:101-8. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyze dosimetric factors of radiation-induced severe bowel complications among patients with cervical cancer...
  99. ncbi Fournier's gangrene as a complication of steroid enema use for treatment of radiation proctitis
    Kate S Nabha
    Division of Urology, Veterans Affairs Boston Healthcare System, MA, USA
    Urology 64:587-8. 2004
  100. ncbi High-dose-rate iridium-192 afterloading therapy combined with external beam radiotherapy for T1c-T3bN0M0 prostate cancer
    Yoshimasa Jo
    Department ofUrology, Kawasaki Medical School, Kurashiki City, Okayama, Japan
    Urology 64:556-60. 2004
    ..To determine the efficacy of radiotherapy (RT) for T1c-T3bN0M0 prostate cancer in a prospective clinical trial of concurrent external beam RT and fractionated iridium-192 high-dose-rate brachytherapy...
  101. ncbi Local formalin instillation: an effective treatment for uncontrolled radiation-induced hemorrhagic proctitis
    R Ouwendijk
    Department of General Surgery, IJsselland Hospital, Capelle a d Ijssel, The Netherlands
    Dig Surg 19:52-5. 2002
    The aim of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of local instillation of 4% formalin in the management of uncontrolled radiation-induced and ischemic hemorrhagic proctitis.

Research Grants32

  1. Genome-Wide Study to Identify SNPs and CNPs Associated with Radiation Injury
    BARRY S contact ROSENSTEIN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..patients treated with brachytherapy experience radiation-induced injury manifested as either urinary morbidity, proctitis or erectile dysfunction (ED)...
  2. Genome-Wide Study to Identify SNPs and CNPs Associated with Radiation Injury
    Barry Rosenstein; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..patients treated with brachytherapy experience radiation-induced injury manifested as either urinary morbidity, proctitis or erectile dysfunction (ED)...
  3. Radioprotection by use of Topical Lithium Formulations
    Dennis Hallahan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These sequelae include proctitis, cystitis, esophageal stricture, cutaneous fibrosis plus others...
  4. HOST FACTORS MEDIATE INVASION BY CAMPYLOBACTER JEJUNI
    LINDA MANSFIELD; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..bacterium opportunistically invades the gastrointestinal tract, especially the colon, causing gastroenteritis, proctitis, and occasionally other problems, but the factors controlling this invasion are largely unknown...
  5. HOST FACTORS MEDIATE INVASION BY CAMPYLOBACTER JEJUNI
    LINDA MANSFIELD; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..bacterium opportunistically invades the gastrointestinal tract, especially the colon, causing gastroenteritis, proctitis, and occasionally other problems, but the factors controlling this invasion are largely unknown...
  6. HOST FACTORS MEDIATE INVASION BY CAMPYLOBACTER JEJUNI
    LINDA MANSFIELD; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..bacterium opportunistically invades the gastrointestinal tract, especially the colon, causing gastroenteritis, proctitis, and occasionally other problems, but the factors controlling this invasion are largely unknown...
  7. HOST FACTORS MEDIATE INVASION BY CAMPYLOBACTER JEJUNI
    LINDA MANSFIELD; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..bacterium opportunistically invades the gastrointestinal tract, especially the colon, causing gastroenteritis, proctitis, and occasionally other problems, but the factors controlling this invasion are largely unknown...
  8. FAMILIAL AGGREGATION OF INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE
    Abraham Lilienfeld; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..family members (parents, siblings, offspring, and spouses) of newly hospitalized cases of ulcerative colitis and proctitis, regional enteritis, and Crohn's disease of the colon have greater prevalence of these diseases than family ..
  9. Studies in Children with Digestive Disorders
    Melvin Heyman; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..In this enriched environment, trainees are stimulated to prepare for academic careers. The K24 award provides me with essential support for these educational and investigational efforts. ..
  10. TRAINING PROGRAM IN PEDIATRIC GASTROENTEROLOGY/NUTRITION
    Melvin Heyman; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  11. TRAINING PROGRAM IN PEDIATRIC GASTROENTEROLOGY/NUTRITION
    Melvin Heyman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Key faculty include two Associate Directors, Core Divisional Faculty and Senior Faculty Mentors with professorial positions at UCSF. Support for 3 trainees per year is requested. ..
  12. OSCCAR: A Novel, Population-based Prospective Inception Cohort of Inflammatory Bo
    BRUCE SANDS; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  13. TRAINING PROGRAM IN PEDIATRIC GASTROENTEROLOGY/NUTRITION
    Melvin Heyman; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  14. OSCCAR: A Novel, Population-based Prospective Inception Cohort of Inflammatory Bo
    BRUCE SANDS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  15. TRAINING PROGRAM IN PEDIATRIC GASTROENTEROLOGY/NUTRITION
    Melvin Heyman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Key faculty include two Associate Directors, Core Divisional Faculty and Senior Faculty Mentors with professorial positions at UCSF. Support for 3 trainees per year is requested [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  16. ROLE OF HYALURONAN IN INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE
    Scott Strong; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  17. ROLE OF HYALURONAN IN INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE
    Scott Strong; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  18. IMMUNOMODULATION IN INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE
    BRUCE SANDS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The principal investigator seeks to become an independent clinical investigator by completing the didactic and scientific portions of this proposal. ..
  19. ROLE OF HYALURONAN IN INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE
    Scott Strong; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  20. ROLE OF HYALURONAN IN INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE
    Scott Strong; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  21. Pathologic Markers of Genetic Damage and Disease in IBD
    Melvin Heyman; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  22. IMURAN Dose Ranging Study in Crohn's Disease
    BRUCE SANDS; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Abstract Not Provided ..
  23. Studies in Children with Digestive Disorders
    Melvin Heyman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In this enriched environment, trainees are stimulated to prepare for academic careers. The K24 award provides me with essential support for these educational and investigational efforts. ..
  24. ROLE OF HYALURONAN IN INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE
    Scott Strong; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..