November 2008
Gut;Nov2008, Vol. 57 Issue 11, p1628
Academic Journal
The article presents the description of the endoscopic appearances in non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID)-related colopathy. Accordingly, there was no evidence that suggest collagenous colitis associated with tuberculous infection. NSAID-related colopathy is observed in several aspects including iron deficiency, abdominal pain, and weight loss. The possible mechanism of NSAID involves dysregulation of prostaglandin and leukotriene synthesis.


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