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1,531 Possible Causes for Colonic Ulcer

  • Colitis

    Ulcers form where inflammation has killed the cells that usually line the colon.[icd9data.com] ‘IBS does not lead to colon cancer or ulcerative colitis or any other serious diseases.’ Pronunciation[en.oxforddictionaries.com] – involves the rectum and sigmoid colon Distal colitis – involves only the left side of the colon Pancolitis – involves the entire colon Ulcerative Colitis Symptoms Two of[northshore.org]

  • Ulcerative Colitis

    Chronic inflammation of the colon that produces ulcers in its lining.[icd9data.com] Individuals who have ulcerative colitis may have an increased risk of developing colon cancer.[doi.org] Ulcerative colitis only involves the innermost lining of your colon.[stanfordhealthcare.org]

  • Pseudomembranous Colitis

    Ulcerous colitis is a chronic inflammatory disease that exclusively affects colon.[oxy.hr] Colonic ulcer with purulent exudate. Video Endoscopic Sequence 18 of 30.[gastrointestinalatlas.com] Although gastric ulcerations are more typical (from nonselective cyclooxygenase inhibition), colonic ulcerations and colitis can occur. 9 These drugs, particularly diclofenac[mdedge.com]

  • Rectal Ulceration

    The chances that ulcerative proctitis will spread to involve the colon (become ulcerative colitis) are slim (10-20%).[colonrectal.org] Depends: Most colon anastomotic ulcers are chronic due to poor blood supply to that area. Usually not serious.[healthtap.com] Is colon cancer a concern? About 5 percent of people with ulcerative colitis develop colon cancer.[shafran.net]

  • Ulcerative Proctitis

    The chances that ulcerative proctitis will spread to involve the colon (become ulcerative colitis) are slim (10-20%).[colonrectal.org] The percentage of the Proctitis to spread into the greater part of your colon is also slim, at the most is 20%. ulcerative proctitis also does not make you vulnerable to colon[medicalook.com] Long-standing ulcerative colitis increases the risk for colon cancer.[medicinenet.com]

  • Radiation Proctitis

    Dis Colon Rectum 42 : 788–796 Rachmilewitz D (1989) Coated mesalazine (5-aminosalicylic acid) vs sulphasalazine in the treatment of active ulcerative colitis: a randomised[nature.com] Colonic fermentation to short-chain fatty acids is decreased in antibiotic-associated diarrhea. Gastroenterology 1991;101:1497–1504. PubMed Google Scholar 4.[doi.org] Dis Colon Rectum 34:865-869. Manojlovic N, Babic D (2004) Radiation-induced rectal ulcer--prognostic factors and medical treatment. Hepatogastroenterology51:447-450.[adenocarcinoma.imedpub.com]

  • Colonic Lymphoma

    Thirteen cases of non-Hodgkins malignant lymphoma and 2 cases of Hodgkins disease of the colon arising in ulcerative colitis are reviewed and discussed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We report a 25-year-old man with an 8-year history of ulcerative colitis, who developed diffuse large cell lymphoma (histiocytic) of the colon.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Colonic lymphoma is a rare complication of ulcerative colitis. Two cases are described in patients who had had ulcerative colitis for 12 and 22 years respectively.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Behçet Disease

    […] specimen of colonic ulcer.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Temporal changes in the clinical type or diagnosis of Behçets’s colitis in patients with aphthoid or punched-out colonic ulcerations.[dx.doi.org] Based on the findings of colonic ulcers with cardiac and renal involvement, a diagnosis of systemic AL-amyloidosis complicated by incomplete BD was established.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Amebiasis

    In the early stages the colonic ulcers have a narrow neck and thus appear as small nodules with a minute surface opening (5 mm in diameter).[histopathology-india.net] […] mucosa; and in fewer patients, submucosal invasion suggestive of colon cancer, bleeding ulcers, proctitis, and ulcers with aphthae in rectum.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] However, clinical amebiasis occurs when the parasite penetrates the colon wall, causing ulcerative colitis, or disseminates into other organs, most commonly the liver, leading[cdipd.org]

  • Rectal Trauma

    Proctitis is similar to proctosigmoiditis but is not necessarily associated with proximal extension of disease into the colon and usually does not evolve into ulcerative colitis[emedicine.medscape.com] colon.[webmd.com] Possible complications include: ulcers, open sores that develop in the rectum and colon abscesses, pus-filled areas of infection anemia, a deficiency of red blood cells caused[healthline.com]

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