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304 Possible Causes for Colonic Stricture

  • Bowel Stricture

    All colonic strictures developed in the "watershed zone."[] stricture is a narrowing of part of the colon.[] What causes colon strictures?[]

  • Diverticular Abscess

    Complications include diverticular haemorrhage, colonic diverticulitis (Table 2.2), abscess formation, perforation, fistula and colonic stricture formation (see Fig. 2.31)[] A colonic stricture or fistula. A history of multiple attacks may result in a patient deciding to undergo surgery to prevent future attacks.[] Colonic Stricture: repeated bouts of diverticulitis with the ensuing inflammation can cause narrowing of the colon that results in an obstruction and difficulty in passing[]

  • Crohn's Disease

    ., Aydin, F. and Buyukbayram, H. (2005) A rare cause of colonic stricture, amebiasis.[] An 18-year-old man diagnosed with ileocolonic Crohn's disease with circumferential strictures of the ascending colon started treatment with mesalazine and subsequently underwent[]

  • Colonic Crohn's Disease

    The lesions arose from the muscularis propria proximal to colonic strictures and possibly due to diverticular outpouching of the colonic wall associated with increased intraluminal[] The abscess was resolved with antibiotic therapy alone and during the drug therapy, a barium enema examination was performed which revealed a stricture at the transverse colon[] […] fewer strictures/stenosis, pericolonic adhesions, pyloric metaplasia, and cases with proximal worse than distal colonic disease.[]

  • Sigmoid Volvulus

    stricture.[] […] ileus Ileosigmoid knotting Ogilvie's disease (colonic pseudo-obstruction) Acquired megacolon Giant colonic diverticulum Box 3: Features of sigmoid volvulus in barium enema[] Ulcerative colitis or Crohn's disease may cause colonic obstruction.[]

  • Congenital Malrotation of the Colon

    Tuberculosis-associated left colon stricture has also been reported. [13] Patients who undergo bowel resection for any reason and have a segment of intestine removed and joined[] […] rectal fissure Congenital rectal fistula Congenital rectal stenosis w fistula Congenital rectal stenosis with fistula Congenital rectocloacal fistula Congenital redundant colon[] Intense inflammatory reactions, such as those that occur in necrotizing enterocolitis and Crohn disease , may result in stricture.[]

  • Ileocecal Tuberculosis

    The colonoscopic features of colonic tuberculosis include erythema, mucosal nodules, ulcers, strictures, and a deformed ileocaecal valve.[] She was referred to us, at 6 years of age at which point an endoscopy revealed, strictured and fibrotic areas over the entire colon with involvement of the terminal ileum.[] About one-half of the patients with Crohn's disease have affectation of both the ileum and colon. [1] Colonoscopy is one of the useful ways of diagnosing both colonic TB and[]

  • Colitis Cystica Profunda

    Localized colitis cystica profunda developed in a fibrotic radiation-induced colonic stricture 17 years after pelvic radiation for squamous carcinoma of cervix.[] A 57-year-old patient was operated upon for a colonic stricture that appeared 18 years after removal of a clear-cell carcinoma of the kidney, followed by irradiation therapy[] Earlier colonic resection had shown localized colitis cystica profunda in a radiation-induced colonic stricture.[]

  • Large Bowel Obstruction

    Twelve additional cases of NSAID-induced colonic stricture are reviewed from the literature and its possible pathogenesis is discussed.[] Spain, MD, FACS Speaker Small Bowel Obstruction: Choosing Observation versus Intervention Adrian Anthony Maung, MD FACS FCCM Speaker Benign Colonic Strictures Matthew F.[] While healing from an infection, scars might begin to form along the colon wall. When a scar encircles the colon, it is known as a colon stricture.[]

  • Constipation

    , hemorrhoids Colonic strictures Inflammatory bowel disease Obstructive colonic mass lesions Rectal prolapse or rectocele Other Irritable bowel syndrome Pregnancy TABLE 2[] Air contrast barium enema is useful to assess the possibility of an obstructing colon cancer, intermittent volvulus, or colonic stricture in the setting of chronic constipation[] , hemorrhoids Colonic strictures Inflammatory bowel disease Obstructive colonic mass lesions Rectal prolapse or rectocele Other Irritable bowel syndrome Pregnancy An important[]

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