Definition of proctitis in English:
Inflammation of the rectum and anus.
- Perianal infection with associated proctitis is common in homosexual men.
- The differential diagnosis for this problem includes hemorrhoids, solitary rectal ulcer, diverticular bleeding, angiodysplasia, and proctitis.
- Mesalamine suppositories are effective in maintaining remission in patients with proctitis.
Definition of proctitis in:
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