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64 Possible Causes for Cecal Ulcer

  • Iron Deficiency

    One of the cecal ulcers was idiopathic, and one was tuberculous.[] Fifteen patients with colonic lesions had stigmata of recent bleeding (11 of the 15 had cancer, and 1 each had vascular ectasia, tuberculous cecal ulceration, radiation colitis[] Of the two patients with colitis, one had radiation colitis, and the other idiopathic ulcerative colitis.[]

  • Peritonitis

    Cecal ulceration in these patients may progress to perforation and secondary peritonitis caused by peritoneal deposition of intraluminal colonic contents, including its microflora[]

  • Infectious Colitis

    (OR, 175), scar (OR, 34.6), linear-shaped ulcer (OR, 23.9), or 10 mm (OR, 14.0); for cytomegalovirus with round-shaped ulcer (OR, 4.09); and for Campylobacter with cecal[] […] findings were as follows: for amebiasis of the cecum (OR, 17.8), with exudates (OR, 13.9) and round-shaped ulcer (OR, 5.77); for tuberculosis (TB) with transverse-shaped ulcer[]

  • Uterine Fibroid

    The frequency of these findings in eight seals without leiomyoma were cecal ulcer (62%), periodontitis (25%), arteriosclerosis (62%), and adrenocortical hyperplasia (87%).[] Macroscopic findings occurring with frequencies of 50% or more in 21 autopsied seals with leiomyoma were cecal ulcer (57%), periodontitis (76%), arteriosclerosis (95%), and[]

  • Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    […] diffusely distributed from the cecal to sigmoid colon with intervening normal mucosa and rectal sparing.[] Patchy cecal inflammation associated with distal ulcerative colitis: a prospective endoscopic study. Am J Gastroenterol 1997 ; 92 : 1275 –9.[] A protocol colonoscopy, performed as general dysplasia surveillance 8 years post-transplantation, revealed mucopurulent-covered small superficial ulcerations and erythema[]

  • Spigelian Hernia

    […] diverticulitis, intestinal obstruction, perforated ulcer, perforated cecum, Meckel’s diverticulitis • Reproductive: ectopic pregnancy, ovarian cyst, torsion of ovarian cyst[] Cholecystitis (throughout) • Hepatitis (throughout) • Pyelonephritis (throughout) • Preeclampsia ( 20 wk) • Intestinal: acute appendicitis, regional enteritis, incarcerated hernia, cecal[]

  • Cecal Adenocarcinoma

    Abstract We report a case of collision tumor with cecal adenocarcinoma and appendiceal mucinous cystadenocarcinoma associated with ulcerative colitis.[] He was immediately referred for colonoscopy which showed a large, ulcerated, necrotic, and hard mass in the caecum with surrounding folds of ileal mucosa, suggesting ileo-cecal[] Ileocecal-colonic intussusception caused by a cecal growth 5 cm in diameter was found on examination of the surgical specimen.[]

  • Colon Carcinoma

    Long colonoscopy detected an ulcerated and strictured mass that took up almost the entire cecal lumen and impeded the passage of the endoscope.[]

  • Colonic Lymphoma

    Abstract A 72-year-old female with ulcerative colitis of 30 years duration underwent total proctocolectomy for a cecal mass thought to be an adenocarcinoma.[]

  • Adenocarcinoma of the Colon

    Long colonoscopy detected an ulcerated and strictured mass that took up almost the entire cecal lumen and impeded the passage of the endoscope.[]

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