A Case of Diversion Colitis Treated with 5‐Aminosalicylic Acid Enemas Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Indians, North American

abstract

  • An 85-yr-old female presented with diversion colitis after surgery with a resultant colostomy and excluded rectal segment. Treatment with 5-aminosalicylic acid (Rowasa) enemas resulted in both endoscopic and histological resolution. This is the first case of diversion colitis treated with 5-aminosalicylic acid enemas.

publication date

  • January 1992

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1572-0241.1992.tb11960.x

PubMed ID

  • 1595655

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 645

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 87

number

  • 5