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Research & Reviews  697 results

Genetic variants of tissue inhibitors of matrix metalloproteinase 1 (rs4898) and 2 (rs8...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MEG.0000000000002122
European Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology; Nehring P, Gromadzka G et. al.

Mar 18th, 2021 - Diverticulosis affects approximately 60% of population after 60th year of age. Diverticular disease is symptomatic diverticulosis characterized by abdominal pain, flatulence and bloating, and bowel habits change. Age and lifestyle are risk factors...

Safety and Effectiveness of Endoscopic Band Ligation for Colonic Diverticular Bleeding ...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000513310
Digestion Okamoto T, Nakamura K et. al.

Feb 8th, 2021 - Colonic diverticulosis increases with age, leading to a higher risk of colonic diverticular bleeding (CDB) in the elderly. As life expectancy continues to increase, the need for endoscopic hemostasis for CDB in the elderly can also be expected to ...

Chronic urticaria and common variable immunodeficiency (CVID): an association to remember.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7871255
BMJ Case Reports; Villatoro Santos C, Yacoub M

Feb 6th, 2021 - The patient is a 64-year-old Caucasian woman with idiopathic chronic urticaria who presented to her primary care physician's office with mucoid otitis media. Medical history was significant for hypertension, hyperlipidaemia, allergic rhinitis, pre...

Frequency of Bowel Movements and Risk of Diverticulitis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cgh.2021.01.003
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : the Official C... Jovani M, Ma W et. al.

Jan 8th, 2021 - The etiology of diverticulitis is poorly understood. The long-held belief that constipation and low-fiber diet are risk factors for diverticulosis has recently been challenged by studies that suggest that more frequent bowel movements predispose t...

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Guidelines  2 results

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...

Practice Parameters for the Treatment of Sigmoid Diverticulitis
https://www.fascrs.org/sites/default/files/downloads/publication/practice_parameters_for_the_treatment_of_sigmoid.2.pdf
Daniel Feingold

Feb 28th, 2014 - The prevalence of diverticulosis in the United States has increased dramatically over the past century, and it increases substantially with age. It is generally estimated that approximately 20% of patients with diverticulosis develop diverticuliti.

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Clinicaltrials.gov  781 results

Genetic variants of tissue inhibitors of matrix metalloproteinase 1 (rs4898) and 2 (rs8...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MEG.0000000000002122
European Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology; Nehring P, Gromadzka G et. al.

Mar 18th, 2021 - Diverticulosis affects approximately 60% of population after 60th year of age. Diverticular disease is symptomatic diverticulosis characterized by abdominal pain, flatulence and bloating, and bowel habits change. Age and lifestyle are risk factors...

Safety and Effectiveness of Endoscopic Band Ligation for Colonic Diverticular Bleeding ...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000513310
Digestion Okamoto T, Nakamura K et. al.

Feb 8th, 2021 - Colonic diverticulosis increases with age, leading to a higher risk of colonic diverticular bleeding (CDB) in the elderly. As life expectancy continues to increase, the need for endoscopic hemostasis for CDB in the elderly can also be expected to ...

Chronic urticaria and common variable immunodeficiency (CVID): an association to remember.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7871255
BMJ Case Reports; Villatoro Santos C, Yacoub M

Feb 6th, 2021 - The patient is a 64-year-old Caucasian woman with idiopathic chronic urticaria who presented to her primary care physician's office with mucoid otitis media. Medical history was significant for hypertension, hyperlipidaemia, allergic rhinitis, pre...

Frequency of Bowel Movements and Risk of Diverticulitis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cgh.2021.01.003
Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology : the Official C... Jovani M, Ma W et. al.

Jan 8th, 2021 - The etiology of diverticulitis is poorly understood. The long-held belief that constipation and low-fiber diet are risk factors for diverticulosis has recently been challenged by studies that suggest that more frequent bowel movements predispose t...

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News  85 results

A Man With a Rash on Nearly Half of His Body for 8 Years
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/936128

Aug 24th, 2020 - Editor's Note: The Case Challenge series includes difficult-to-diagnose conditions, some of which are not frequently encountered by most clinicians but are nonetheless important to accurately recognize. Test your diagnostic and treatment skills us...

Diverticular Disease of the Colon Clinical Practice Guidelines (ESCP, 2020)
https://reference.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/934693

Jul 28th, 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)
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/934693

Jul 28th, 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
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/932900_3

Jun 30th, 2020 - The clinical presentation of diverticulitis, in which diverticula become inflamed or infected, depends on the location of the affected diverticulum, the severity of the inflammatory process, and the presence of complications. Left lower quadrant p...

Fast Five Quiz: Diverticulitis and Diverticulosis
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/932900_5

Jun 30th, 2020 - The diagnosis of acute diverticulitis can usually be made on the basis of the history and physical examination. Laboratory testing may be helpful when the diagnosis is in question. A hemogram may reveal leukocytosis and a left shift, indicating in...

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Patient Education  9 results see all →