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Research & Reviews  420 results

Genetically Predicted Adiposity, Diabetes, and Lifestyle Factors in Relation to Diverti...
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : the Official C... Yuan S, Larsson SC

Jun 18th, 2021 - Adiposity, type 2 diabetes, alcohol and coffee consumption, and smoking have been examined in relation to diverticular disease in observational studies. We conducted a Mendelian randomization study to assess the causality of these associations. In...

Accuracy of preoperative CT staging of acute colonic diverticulitis using the classific...
European Journal of Radiology; Rausch VH, Weinrich JM et. al.

Jun 12th, 2021 - We evaluated the accuracy of preoperative CT in staging colonic diverticulitis (ACD) by using the classification of diverticular disease (CDD) and investigated the diagnostic impact of water enema (WE) and visceral obesity. In this retrospective s...

Rare case of diabetic neuropathic cachexia along with diabetic amyotrophy.
BMJ Case Reports; Khan ZU, Ghuman N et. al.

Jun 2nd, 2021 - A 65-year-old patient with background of alcohol excess and previous gunshot wounds was admitted with significant weight loss, leg cramps, dizziness and lethargy for the last 3 months. He was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes mellitus in July 2020 an...

Spectrum and Relevance of Incidental Bowel Findings on Computed Tomography.
Radiologic Clinics of North America; Hines JJ, Mikhitarian MA et. al.

Jun 1st, 2021 - A wide spectrum of incidental bowel findings can be seen on CT, including but not limited to, pneumatosis intestinalis, diverticular disease, non-obstructive bowel dilatation, transient small bowel intussusception, and submucosal fat. Radiologists...

The role of preoperative anemia in patients undergoing colectomy for diverticular disea...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00384-021-03954-2 10.1016/j.mpmed.2019.04.005 10.4253/wjge.v12.i2.53 10.1213/ANE.0000000000001272 10.1007/s11695-019-03869-6 10.1007/s00384-015-2461-x 10.1159/000099480 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2010.09.013 10.1016/S0140-6736(11)61381-0 10.1001/jamasurg.2018.1565 10.1093/bja/aeu098 10.1111/anae.13773
International Journal of Colorectal Disease; Muse A, Wusterbarth E et. al.

May 21st, 2021 - Surgery especially in the emergent setting carries higher rates of morbidity and mortality. The aim of our study was to evaluate the impact of preoperative anemia on outcomes for patients undergoing colectomy for acute diverticulitis in both elect...

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Guidelines  1 results

Guidelines for Colonic Diverticular Bleeding and Colonic Diverticulitis: Japan Gastroen...
Digestion Nagata N, Ishii N et. al.

Jan 10th, 2019 - Colonic diverticular disease has been increasing in prevalence in Japan due to the rapidly aging population. Colonic diverticular bleeding can result in hemorrhagic shock requiring blood transfusion, and it carries a high risk of recurrence within...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  14 results

Predictive Value of DICA in the Diverticular Disease of the Colon

Nov 1st, 2018 - The Diverticular Inflammation and Complication Assessment (DICA) endoscopic classification has been recently developed for patients suffering from diverticulosis and diverticular disease. A recent multicentre, international, retrospective study fo...

Lactoferrin for the Treatment of Symptomatic Uncomplicated Diverticular Disease

Aug 10th, 2018 - The investigators will verify whether a 4-week treatment with lactoferrin CRX is able to reduce SUDD-related symptoms, thus improving patient's quality of life. Symptoms will be assessed with the questionnaire by Tursi et al.

Pre-Habilitation Exercise Intervention

Jun 1st, 2018 - The proposed randomized controlled trial aims to recruit 60 patients that have a primary diagnosis of either colon or rectal cancer, inflammatory bowl disease, or diverticular disease and are scheduled for elective surgery. This two-arm clinical t...

Effect of a Low Residue Diet in Comparison to the Dietetic Recommendations From the INCan in Cervical Cancer Patients

Mar 30th, 2018 - In Mexico, cervical cancer (CC) ranks second in incidence and mortality among women. The National Institute of Cancer in Mexico (lNCan) receives annually about 500 patients with CC, 80% of which are diagnosed with locally advanced disease. The sta...

Influence of Mechanical Bowel Preparation on GI Microbiota

Mar 14th, 2018 - The mechanical bowel preparation (BP) used to clean the colon prior to colonoscopy frequently results in a significant but temporary reduction in patient's symptoms for a number of bowel disorders including symptomatic uncomplicated diverticular d...

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News  51 results

When and Why Do Diverticulitis Patients Need Surgery?

Nov 25th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - An update to the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS) guideline on diverticular disease suggests that surgery may not be needed in many cases, while a study of laparoscopic resection shows that quality ...

Diverticular Disease of the Colon Clinical Practice Guidelines (ESCP, 2020)

Jul 29th, 2020 - In July 2020, the European Society of Coloproctology published their recommendations for the management of diverticular disease of the colon.[1] Risk Factors for Diverticular Disease and Its Complications Risk factors for the development of divert...

Diverticular Disease of the Colon Clinical Practice Guidelines (ESCP, 2020)

Jul 29th, 2020 - In July 2020, the European Society of Coloproctology published their recommendations for the management of diverticular disease of the colon.[1] Risk Factors for Diverticular Disease and Its Complications Risk factors for the development of divert...

Fast Five Quiz: Diverticulitis and Diverticulosis

Jul 1st, 2020 - Diverticular disease (diverticulosis and diverticulitis) is a general term that references the presence of diverticula, small pouches in the large intestinal (colonic) wall. These outpouchings arise when the inner layers of the colon push through ...

An Unvaccinated Girl With Wheezing After Foreign Body Removal

Feb 10th, 2020 - As many as 10%-20% of ingested foreign bodies do not successfully pass spontaneously through the gastrointestinal tract without incident.[3] Complications of objects that do not pass can include obstruction and perforation. Perforation can lead to...

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Patient Education  1 results see all →