IBD

Radiation Colitis

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Radiation Colitis

  • Pathophysiology
  1. Occurs following Radiation Therapy
  2. May occur years after initial Radiation Therapy
  • Symptoms
  1. Diarrhea
  2. Tenesmus
  3. Mucoid discharge
  4. Hematochezia
  • Diagnosis
  • Endoscopy
  1. Multiple telangiectases in colonic mucosa