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Research & Reviews  2,657 results

Treating acute colonic diverticulitis with extraluminal pericolic air: An Acute Care Su...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2020.10.032
Surgery Vogels S, Frouws M et. al.

Dec 1st, 2020 - Owing to improved quality of computed tomography, a new category of complicated acute diverticulitis, including patients with pericolic air but without abscess formation, can be defined (Hinchey 1a). Recent studies question whether this new catego...

Antibiotics for Uncomplicated Diverticulitis.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/33252904
American Family Physician; Poola S, Ritchie M

Nov 30th, 2020 - Learn more about the benefits and harms of antibiotics for uncomplicated diverticulitis.

Hinchey Ia acute diverticulitis with isolated pericolic air on CT imaging; to operate o...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijsu.2020.11.019
International Journal of Surgery (London, England); Karentzos A, Ntourakis D et. al.

Nov 27th, 2020 - Colonic diverticulitis is one of the most common gastrointestinal pathologies and its prevalence increases with the aging of the population in Western countries. Approximately 15% of patients with Hinchey Ia acute diverticulitis present with conco...

Association of Complicated Diverticulitis With Development of De Novo Inflammatory Bowe...
https://doi.org/10.1093/ibd/izaa299
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases; Ur Rahman A, Hussain I et. al.

Nov 25th, 2020 - There has been a historic similarity in the epidemiology and pathophysiology of diverticular disease and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Because there are limited to no data on the role of diverticulitis as a potential risk factor for de novo IB...

Damage control surgery for the treatment of perforated acute colonic diverticulitis: A ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000023323
Medicine Zizzo M, Castro Ruiz C et. al.

Nov 25th, 2020 - Acute colonic diverticulitis (ACD) complications arise in approximately 8% to 35% patients and the most common ones are represented by phlegmon or abscess, followed by perforation, peritonitis, obstruction, and fistula. In accordance with current ...

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Guidelines  15 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Left Lower Quadrant Pain-Suspected Diverticulitis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2019.02.015
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Galgano SJ et. al.

May 5th, 2019 - This review summarizes the relevant literature regarding imaging of suspected diverticulitis as an etiology for left lower quadrant pain, and imaging of complications of acute diverticulitis. The most common cause of left lower quadrant pain in ad...

Guidelines for Colonic Diverticular Bleeding and Colonic Diverticulitis: Japan Gastroen...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000495282
Digestion Nagata N, Ishii N et. al.

Jan 9th, 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...

Acute Diverticulitis - StatPearls
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK459316/
Linzay,C.,et al

Nov 17th, 2018 - Acute diverticulitis is inflammation due to micro-perforation of a diverticulum. The diverticulum is a sac-like protrusion of the colon wall. Diverticulitis can present in about 10% to 25% of patients with diverticulosis. Diverticulitis can be sim...

American Gastroenterological Association Institute Guideline on the Management of Acute Diverticulitis: AGA guidelines
`http://www.gastrojournal.org/article/S0016-5085%2815%2901432-8/pdf

Apr 16th, 2017 - This document presents the official recommendations of the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Institute on the management of acute diverticulitis. Acute diverticulitis, defined as clinically evident macroscopic inflammation of a divert...

American Gastroenterological Association Institute Guideline on the Management of Acute Dive...
http://www.gastrojournal.org/article/S0016-5085%2815%2901432-8/pdf
Stollman N

Nov 30th, 2015 - This document presents the official recommendationsof the American Gastroenterological Association(AGA) Institute on the management of acute diverticulitis. Acute diverticulitis, defined as clinically evident macroscopicinflammation of a diverticul.

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Drugs  103 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  3,003 results

Treating acute colonic diverticulitis with extraluminal pericolic air: An Acute Care Su...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2020.10.032
Surgery Vogels S, Frouws M et. al.

Dec 1st, 2020 - Owing to improved quality of computed tomography, a new category of complicated acute diverticulitis, including patients with pericolic air but without abscess formation, can be defined (Hinchey 1a). Recent studies question whether this new catego...

Antibiotics for Uncomplicated Diverticulitis.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/33252904
American Family Physician; Poola S, Ritchie M

Nov 30th, 2020 - Learn more about the benefits and harms of antibiotics for uncomplicated diverticulitis.

Hinchey Ia acute diverticulitis with isolated pericolic air on CT imaging; to operate o...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijsu.2020.11.019
International Journal of Surgery (London, England); Karentzos A, Ntourakis D et. al.

Nov 27th, 2020 - Colonic diverticulitis is one of the most common gastrointestinal pathologies and its prevalence increases with the aging of the population in Western countries. Approximately 15% of patients with Hinchey Ia acute diverticulitis present with conco...

Association of Complicated Diverticulitis With Development of De Novo Inflammatory Bowe...
https://doi.org/10.1093/ibd/izaa299
Inflammatory Bowel Diseases; Ur Rahman A, Hussain I et. al.

Nov 25th, 2020 - There has been a historic similarity in the epidemiology and pathophysiology of diverticular disease and inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Because there are limited to no data on the role of diverticulitis as a potential risk factor for de novo IB...

Damage control surgery for the treatment of perforated acute colonic diverticulitis: A ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000023323
Medicine Zizzo M, Castro Ruiz C et. al.

Nov 25th, 2020 - Acute colonic diverticulitis (ACD) complications arise in approximately 8% to 35% patients and the most common ones are represented by phlegmon or abscess, followed by perforation, peritonitis, obstruction, and fistula. In accordance with current ...

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News  277 results

When and Why Do Diverticulitis Patients Need Surgery?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/941556

Nov 24th, 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 ...

Colorectal Cancer More Likely After First Acute Diverticulitis
https://www.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/939507

Oct 21st, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Acute diverticulitis, a leading cause of U.S. hospital admissions, is associated with an increased risk of subsequent colorectal cancer (CRC), according to a large population-based study. "We found that there was an alm...

Colorectal Cancer More Likely After First Acute Diverticulitis
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/939507

Oct 21st, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Acute diverticulitis, a leading cause of U.S. hospital admissions, is associated with an increased risk of subsequent colorectal cancer (CRC), according to a large population-based study. "We found that there was an alm...

Acute Colonic Diverticulitis Clinical Practice Guidelines (WSES, 2020)
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/934760

Jul 28th, 2020 - Updated recommendations on the management of acute left-sided colonic diverticulitis (ALCD) were released in May 2020 by the World Society of Emergency Surgery (WSES).[1] In addition to including recent changes in the management of ALCD, there is ...

Acute Colonic Diverticulitis Clinical Practice Guidelines (WSES, 2020)
https://reference.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/934760

Jul 28th, 2020 - Updated recommendations on the management of acute left-sided colonic diverticulitis (ALCD) were released in May 2020 by the World Society of Emergency Surgery (WSES).[1] In addition to including recent changes in the management of ALCD, there is ...

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Patient Education  19 results see all →