Table 3

Rectal bleeding outcomes

First Treatment Second Treatment Third Treatment
Patient-reported episodes of rectal bleeding into the toilet bowl*
Median rectal bleeding episodes (range)4.5 (0–27)1.5 (0–35)2 (0–16)
Physician-reported rectal bleeding score
Median total rectal bleeding score966.5
Median rectal bleeding subset score322
Median endoscopic subset score633
Mean Hb concentration
Hb concentration (g/L)116.0119.7122.7
  • *Median number of episodes of fresh rectal bleeding into the toilet bowl reported in a diary for the 7 days preceding each Purastat treatment.

  • Hb, haemoglobin.