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1,366 Possible Causes for Colonic Ulcer

  • Behçet Disease

    […] specimen of colonic ulcer.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Aphthoid and/or ulcerative lesions may affect the whole digestive tract but mainly the ileo-caecum and ascending colon, potentially leading to hemorrhages and perforations[orpha.net] Ulcerative colitis: Inflammation of the colon. Symptoms include stomach pain and diarrhea.[healthieryou.com]

  • Ulcerative Colitis

    Ulcerative colitis only involves the innermost lining of your colon.[stanfordhealthcare.org] Ulcerative colitis, on the other hand, is continuous inflammation of the colon Ulcerative colitis only affects the inner most lining of the colon while Crohn's disease can[gastro.ucla.edu] Ulcerative colitis is a chronic disease of the large intestine, also known as the colon, in which the lining of the colon becomes inflamed and develops tiny open sores, or[ccfa.org]

  • Balantidiasis

    Although Balantidium coli usually resides in the lumen of its host, trophozoites can invade the mucosa of the large intestine (cecum and colon) and cause ulcerations.[web.stanford.edu] A thin, hollow instrument called a sigmoidoscope is used to visually inspect the last sections of the large intestine: the rectum and the sigmoid colon.[web.stanford.edu] ), abdominal pain, weight loss, deep intestinal ulcerations, and possibly perforation of the intestine.[web.stanford.edu]

  • 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] A , Colonic ulcers of 1 mm diameter. B , Cross-section of one of the ulcers, demonstrating characteristic flask shape.[academic.oup.com]

  • Pseudomembranous Colitis

    Although gastric ulcerations are more typical (from nonselective cyclooxygenase inhibition), colonic ulcerations and colitis can occur. 9 These drugs, particularly diclofenac[mdedge.com] Colonic ulcer with purulent exudate. Video Endoscopic Sequence 18 of 30.[gastrointestinalatlas.com] Endoscopically, the left colon revealed discrete ulcerative plaques, and Clostridium difficile toxin A assay was positive.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Ulcerative Proctitis

    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] The chances that ulcerative proctitis will spread to involve the colon (become ulcerative colitis) are slim (10-20%).[colonrectal.org] – 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]

  • 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]

  • 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]

  • 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] 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] Endoscopy may demonstrate the presence of multiple ulcers.[gut.bmj.com]

  • Lymphomatoid Papulosis

    Egawa N, Fukayama M, Kawaguchi K, Hishima T, Hayashi Y, Funata N, Ibuka T, Koike M, Miyashita H, Tajima T: Relapsing oral and colonic ulcers with monoclonal T-cell infiltration[karger.com]

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