"Mucositis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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An INFLAMMATION of the MUCOSA with burning or tingling sensation. It is characterized by atrophy of the squamous EPITHELIUM, vascular damage, inflammatory infiltration, and ulceration. It usually occurs at the mucous lining of the MOUTH, the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT or the airway due to chemical irritations, CHEMOTHERAPY, or radiation therapy (RADIOTHERAPY).
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Mucositis" by people in Profiles.
Clinical features of recurrent Mycoplasma pneumoniae-induced rash and mucositis. Pediatr Dermatol. 2021 Jan; 38(1):154-158.
Mycoplasma pneumoniae-associated mucositis complicated by herpes simplex virus dissemination and Staphylococcus Epidermidis bacteremia. Pediatr Dermatol. 2020 Jul; 37(4):769-770.
Maintenance Sunitinib following Initial Platinum-Based Combination Chemotherapy in Advanced-Stage IIIB/IV Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: A?Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Phase III Study-CALGB 30607 (Alliance). J Thorac Oncol. 2017 05; 12(5):843-849.
The role of Wnt/?-catenin signaling in enterocyte turnover during methotrexate-induced intestinal mucositis in a rat. PLoS One. 2014; 9(11):e110675.
Study of functional infrared imaging for early detection of mucositis in locally advanced head and neck cancer treated with chemoradiotherapy. Oral Oncol. 2013 Oct; 49(10):1025-31.
A 13-year-old boy with pharyngitis, oral ulcers, and dehydration. Mycoplasma pneumoniae-associated mucositis. Pediatr Ann. 2013 Apr; 42(4):148-50.
Reversal of severe methotrexate-induced intestinal damage using enteral n-3 fatty acids. Br J Nutr. 2013 Jan 14; 109(1):89-98.
A Phase I trial: dose escalation of melphalan in the "BEAM" regimen using amifostine cytoprotection. Biol Blood Marrow Transplant. 2011 Jul; 17(7):1033-42.
Temsirolimus has activity in non-mantle cell non-Hodgkin's lymphoma subtypes: The University of Chicago phase II consortium. J Clin Oncol. 2010 Nov 01; 28(31):4740-6.
Leptin accelerates enterocyte turnover during methotrexate-induced intestinal mucositis in a rat. Cancer Biol Ther. 2009 May; 8(10):899-906.