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Proctoscopy

Proctoscopies


Presentation

  • There was no difference among the groups in mean age at presentation. Patients with fewer than five rectal adenomas were predominately females.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • In this presentation the specific indications for proctoscopy are discussed first.[worldcat.org]
  • After the first year of the service a subsequent examination with a fibreoptic sigmoidoscope was also carried out if the presenting symptom was bleeding for which no cause could be found with the rigid instruments.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Here we present the 12 months toxicity results of this trial. METHODS: Fifty two patients with localized prostate cancer received a transperineal PEG hydrogel injection between the prostate and rectum, and then received IMRT to a dose of 78 Gy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Asymptomatic
  • […] than 5-fold increased compared to those who were asymptomatic, while a much smaller increase in risk occurred in patients with ACP only.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • I would like to encourage other physicians to use this approach, which enables detection of intra-anal warts, dysplasia, and even carcinoma in the asymptomatic stage.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Most were asymptomatic (67.8 percent), most had mild polyposis (81.6 percent), and 54 of 59 underwent ileorectal anastomosis (5 had restorative proctocolectomy).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • You usually know when you have pouchitis, but people can have some inflammation (very common in pouches) and be asymptomatic. My GI says she often has to drag her patients who are feeling well in for an annual scope.[j-pouch.org]
Familial Adenomatous Polyposis
  • PURPOSE: Patients with familial adenomatous polyposis need prophylactic colectomy and ileorectal anastomosis or restorative proctocolectomy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
Blood in Stool
  • Some of the commonly presented symptoms of hemorrhoids are: Blood in stool or on toilet paper during wiping Anal itching Pain during bowel movements A lump or mass located near to the anus Fecal leakage These characteristic symptoms will give a rough[medlicker.com]
Suggestibility
  • BACKGROUND: Current dogma suggests that the diagnosis of rectal injury can be made after physical examination and proctoscopy (PR).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • A prospective study was made during a 6-month period of 51 infants with diarrhoea referred to a gastroenterology isolation unit; proctoscopic findings that suggested colitis were found in 10.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • In-depth analysis is required to correlate each mucosal alteration with late rectal toxicity in order to suggest early proctoscopy as surrogate end-point for rectal late toxicity in studies aimed at reducing this important complication.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Abstract what you think is pertinent in Example F1 and compare with the suggested abstraction.[training.seer.cancer.gov]
  • Symbols Support WR Privacy Policy Forums Suggestions proctoscopy [links] One or more forum threads is an exact match of your searched term in Spanish in French in Italian English synonyms English Usage Conjugator in context images WR Apps: Android & iPhone[wordreference.com]

Workup

  • Cystoscopy is also part of the diagnostic workup to suspected cases of endometriosis of the bladder and interstitial cystitis. – Colonoscopy is not so effective for detecting bowel endometriosis, but can be helpful for detecting abnormal growths, inflamed[nezhat.org]

Treatment

  • Gastrointestinal and genitourinary toxicity were recorded during treatment and at 3, 6 and 12 months following irradiation by using the RTOG/EORTC criteria.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Persistent strictures were found in eight of 10 patients with necrotic ulceration patterns who had sequential barium enema examinations up to 9 months after treatment.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • […] of a polyp Sclerotherapy, for the treatment of haemorrhoids Rubber-band ligature, for the treatment of haemorrhoids Depending on the results of proctoscopy, additional procedures may be recommended to rule out other medical conditions and make a diagnosis[docdoc.com]
  • RESULTS: After a median follow-up time of 45 months (range, 18-99), the 3-year incidence of grade 2 rectal late toxicity according to the criteria of the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer and the Radiation Therapy Oncology Group[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]
  • Treatments were conventional (2-dimensional [2D]) in 61 patients and 3D conformal in 69, with a median target dose of 72 Gy (70-74 Gy). Within 1 week after RT, proctoscopy was performed to detect possible acute endoscopic proctitis (AEP).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

Prognosis

  • Comparison between prognosis groups was performed by log-rank analysis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

Etiology

  • Sigmoidoscopy in children is as a diagnostic study suspicious polyps, ulcers, rarely swelling of rectum, in the allocation of blood through the anus, constipation unclear etiology, having suffered from dysentery or colitis for monitoring the condition[medicalency.com]

Prevention

  • It is also used as a preventative measure to detect problems at an early stage, even before the patient recognizes symptoms. The following are some reasons for performing a proctoscope exam : Bleeding - Rectal bleeding is very common.[proctoscopeexam.com]
  • The laxative will clean out your bowel and prevent obstructions during the examination. Your physician also likely will request that you not eat any solid foods after the middle of the day prior to the examination.[sapling.com]
  • High-resolution anoscopy or expectant management for anal intraepithelial neoplasia for the prevention of anal cancer: is there really a difference?. Dis Colon Rectum . 2015 Jan. 58 (1):53-9. [Medline] .[emedicine.medscape.com]

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