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Peritoneal Panniculitis (Sclerosing Mesenteritis) Summary

Description: INFLAMMATION of the underlying layer of ADIPOSE TISSUE (panniculus) of the PERITONEUM, usually of the MESENTERY or the OMENTUM. There are several forms with various names and are usually characterized by infiltration of LYMPHOCYTES and NEUTROPHILS, fat NECROSIS, and FIBROSIS.

Also Known As: Sclerosing Mesenteritis; Mesenteric Panniculitis; Panniculitis, Peritoneal; Liposclerotic Mesenteritis; Mesenteric Lipodystrophy Show All >>

Networked: 60 relevant articles (4 outcomes, 2 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Peritoneal Panniculitis

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Prednisone (Sone) : 1 outcome in 2 results : FDA 119 Generic
  2. Colchicine : 1 outcome in 2 results : FDA 13 Generic
  3. Thalidomide (Thalomid) : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 2
  4. Naltrexone (ReVia) : 1 study in 1 result : FDA 7 Generic
  5. Carbon Monoxide : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  6. tebufenozide (Mimic) : 8 results : IBA
  7. Immunoglobulin G (IgG) : 4 results : IBA
  8. Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan) : 3 results : FDA 10 Generic
  9. Barium : 3 results : IBA
  10. Adrenal Cortex Hormones (Corticosteroids) : 3 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Peritoneal Panniculitis

  1. Proteinuria
  2. Neoplasms (Cancer)
  3. Fibrosis (Cirrhosis)
  4. Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor)
  5. Lymphoma (Lymphomas)
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Key Therapies for Peritoneal Panniculitis

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  1. Colostomy : 1 outcome in 2 results
  2. Immunomodulation : 1 outcome in 1 result
  3. Laparotomy : 9 results
  4. Enema (Enemas) : 4 results
  5. Transplants (Transplant) : 1 result
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