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Peritoneal Panniculitis (Sclerosing Mesenteritis)

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; Mesenteric Weber-Christian Disease; Omental Panniculitis; Retractile Mesenteritis; Lipodystrophy, Mesenteric; Mesenteric Weber Christian Disease; Mesenteritis, Liposclerotic; Mesenteritis, Retractile; Mesenteritis, Sclerosing; Panniculitis, Mesenteric; Panniculitis, Omental
Networked: 60 relevant articles (4 outcomes, 2 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Proteinuria
2. Neoplasms (Cancer)
3. Fibrosis (Cirrhosis)
4. Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor)
5. Lymphoma (Lymphomas)

Experts

1. Ehrenpreis, E D: 2 articles (01/2010 - 12/2002)
2. Ehrenpreis, Eli D: 1 article (10/2015)
3. Roginsky, Grigory: 1 article (10/2015)
4. Alexoff, Aimee: 1 article (10/2015)
5. Dinkelspiel, Helen E: 1 article (04/2015)
6. Tierney, Christina: 1 article (04/2015)
7. Holcomb, Kevin: 1 article (04/2015)
8. Bass, Anne R: 1 article (04/2015)
9. Katzen, Janine: 1 article (04/2015)
10. Cimic, Adela: 1 article (04/2015)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Peritoneal Panniculitis:
1. Prednisone (Sone)FDA LinkGeneric
2. ColchicineFDA LinkGeneric
3. Thalidomide (Thalomid)FDA Link
4. Naltrexone (ReVia)FDA LinkGeneric
5. Carbon MonoxideIBA
6. tebufenozide (Mimic)IBA
7. Immunoglobulin G (IgG)IBA
8. Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan)FDA LinkGeneric
9. BariumIBA
10. Adrenal Cortex Hormones (Corticosteroids)IBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Colostomy
2. Immunomodulation
3. Laparotomy
4. Enema (Enemas)
5. Transplants (Transplant)