All publications of “Ulysses Fagundes-Neto”

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Allergic proctocolitis: the clinical evolution of a transitory disease with a familial trend. Case reports

Ulysses Fagundes-Neto, Arnaldo José Ganc

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082013000200017

Allergic colitis is a clinical manifestation of food allergy during the first months of life. It is estimated that genetic factors play a role in the expression of this allergic disease. This case report described the clinical progress of infants who were cousins from two distinct family groups with allergic colitis. Five infants under six months of age and of both sexes were studied, with a diagnosis of allergic colitis characterized clinically and histologically by (1) rectal bleeding; (2) exclusion […]