proctocolitis


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co·lo·proc·ti·tis

(kō'lō-prok-tī'tis),
Inflammation of both colon and rectum.
[colo- + G. prōktos, anus (rectum), + -itis, inflammation]

proctocolitis

/proc·to·co·li·tis/ (prok″to-ko-li´tis) inflammation of the colon and rectum.

proctocolitis

(prŏk″tō-kō-lī′tĭs) [″ + kolon, colon, + itis, inflammation]
Inflammation of the colon and rectum.
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Advanced criteria for clinicopathological diagnosis of food protein-induced proctocolitis.
Allergy-related proctocolitis in infants: diagnostic usefulness of rectal biopsy.
Organ system Clinical manifestation igE-mediated Skin Urticaria/angioedema (a) Atopic dermatitis Respiratory Rhinoconjunctivitis Laryngeal edema Asthma Gastrointestinal Nausea and abdominal cramps Vomiting and diarrhea Oral allergy syndrome Infantile colic (rare) General Anaphylactic shock (a) Non-igE-mediated Skin Dermatitis herpetiformis Contact dermatitis Respiratory Heiner's syndrome Gastrointestinal Food-induced enterocolitis Food-induced eosinophilic proctocolitis Food-induced enteropathy and celiac disease Allergic eosinophilic gastroenteritis Gastroesophageal reflux Infantile colic (rare) (a) Symptoms also may be provoked by the combination of ingesting specific food(s) in conjunction with exercising but not by ingestion of the food alone or exercise alone.
Non-imunoglobulin E (IgE)-mediated conditions include combined IgE and cell-mediated conditions such as atopic dermatitis (AD) and eosinophilic oesophagitis (EoE), and pure T-cell-mediated conditions such as food protein-induced enterocolitis syndrome (FPIES), allergic proctocolitis and enteropathy syndromes.
Contrary to food protein-induced allergic proctocolitis, FPIES rarely occurs in breastfed infants.
This emerging sexually transmitted disease presents as proctocolitis among men who have sex with men, and also may affect women with bisexual partners.
More invasive than disease caused by the urogenital serovars (D-K), LGV can manifest as 1) an inguinal syndrome, with genital ulceration and inguinal lymphadenopathy (buboes) and subsequent suppuration, and 2) an anogenitorectal syndrome, with proctocolitis and hyperplasia of intestinal and perirectal lymphatic tissue.
Condyloma acuminatum (human papilloma-virus) is the most common finding (40-50%) in many series, followed by peri-anal ulcers (32%), fistula-in-ano (30%), anal fissures (30%), sepsis and abscesses, complicated haemorrhoids and proctocolitis.
Educational clinical case series for pediatric allergy and immunology: allergic proctocolitis, food protein-induced enterocolitis syndrome and allergic eosinophilic gastroenteritis with protein losing gastroenteropathy as manifestations of non-IgE-mediated cow's milk allergy.
Proctocolitis in breastfed infants: a contribution to differential diagnosis of haematochezia in early childhood.
The diagnosis of adenovirus proctocolitis requires experience to recognize its classic amphophilic intranuclear inclusion.
Adenovirus proctocolitis is an almost totally overlooked histologic diagnosis.