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Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) have been known to produce various clinical gastrointestinal side-effects and histopathological changes. It has been reported that NSAIDs usage is associated with isolated colitis in periappendiceal orifice region. This study aims to further evaluate the clinicopathologic features of 16 patients with isolated colitis limited to the cecum or peri-appendiceal orifice region.
colitis, non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
Pokharel A, Li W. Association of isolated colitis with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs usage. The College of American Pathologists 2022 Annual Meeting (CAP22); 2022 Oct 8-11; New Orleans, LA.
The College of American Pathologists 2022 Annual Meeting (CAP22), New Orleans, LA, October 8-11, 2022.