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449 Possible Causes for Colonic Stricture

  • Adrenal Insufficiency

    A 17-year-old female diagnosed with stricturing colonic CD received the maintenance regimen of Remicade (infliximab) 5 mg/kg every 8 weeks following the standard induction[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Bowel Stricture

    All colonic strictures developed in the "watershed zone."[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] stricture is a narrowing of part of the colon.[wisegeekhealth.com] A colon stricture is a narrowing of the passageway of the colon.[colon-cleanse-constipation.com]

  • 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[emedicine.medscape.com] […] rectal fissure Congenital rectal fistula Congenital rectal stenosis w fistula Congenital rectal stenosis with fistula Congenital rectocloacal fistula Congenital redundant colon[icd9data.com] Intense inflammatory reactions, such as those that occur in necrotizing enterocolitis and Crohn disease , may result in stricture.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • 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[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] fewer strictures/stenosis, pericolonic adhesions, pyloric metaplasia, and cases with proximal worse than distal colonic disease.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Diverticular Abscess

    Complications include diverticular haemorrhage, colonic diverticulitis (Table 2.2), abscess formation, perforation, fistula and colonic stricture formation (see Fig. 2.31)[europeanmedical.info] A colonic stricture or fistula. A history of multiple attacks may result in a patient deciding to undergo surgery to prevent future attacks.[fascrs.org] 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[athensherniaclinic.com]

  • Ileocecal Tuberculosis

    CONCLUSIONS: TB of the colon predominantly affects the cecum and the ascending colon. Ulceration, nodularity, and stricture are the prominent endoscopic findings.[nature.com] A cocoon may form, and barium enema may show colonic or rectal stricture.[ots1.narod.ru] The colonoscopic features of colonic tuberculosis include erythema, mucosal nodules, ulcers, strictures, and a deformed ileocaecal valve.[gastrointestinalatlas.com]

  • Sigmoid Volvulus

    stricture.[surgwiki.com] Sigmoid Endometriosis Strictures caused by Irritable Bowel Disease Fecal impaction Colon cancer Volvulus of the Colon Volvulus is a twisting of a portion of the colon around[constipation-remedies-for-all.com] […] ileus Ileosigmoid knotting Ogilvie's disease (colonic pseudo-obstruction) Acquired megacolon Giant colonic diverticulum Box 3: Features of sigmoid volvulus in barium enema[pmj.bmj.com]

  • Crohn's Disease

    Nine months later, a worsening of the stricture of the edematous elevated lesion was observed in the splenic flexure, and transverse colonic resection was performed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Diagram showing Crohn’s disease causing stricture in terminal ileum and in sigmoid colon SYMPTOMS Crohn’s disease can present as abdominal disease, anorectal (anus and rectum[fascrs.org] Friday, April 28, 2017 First endoscopic stricturotomy with needle knife study for intestinal strictures in IBD The swollen colon: Cause of chronic inflammation discovered[sciencedaily.com]

  • 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.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Earlier colonic resection had shown localized colitis cystica profunda in a radiation-induced colonic stricture.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Pancreatic Disease

    Cases included pancreatic abscess producing colonic necrosis (2). pancreatic carcinoma invading the colon (3). extension of pancreatitis producing a colonic stricture (3).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Nine patients with pancreatic disease requiring colonic resection were identified.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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