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Research & Reviews  268 results

Enterolith ileus and jejunal diverticulitis from jejunal diverticulosis: the complicati...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8215238
BMJ Case Reports; Sykes BA, Kapadia CR

Jun 20th, 2021 - Small bowel diverticulosis is rare. False diverticula form in the jejunum, and less commonly, the ileum. As with their large bowel counterparts, these diverticula provide a pocket for stasis of bowel content, leading to the formation of enterolith...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Radiologic Management of Lower Gastrointestinal Tract Ble...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2021.02.018
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Karuppasamy K et. al.

May 8th, 2021 - Diverticulosis remains the commonest cause for acute lower gastrointestinal tract bleeding (GIB). Conservative management is initially sufficient for most patients, followed by elective diagnostic tests. However, if acute lower GIB persists, it ca...

The prevalence of symptomatic uncomplicated diverticular disease could be lower than ex...
https://doi.org/10.1097/MEG.0000000000002142
European Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology; Tursi A, Elisei W et. al.

Apr 20th, 2021 - The real prevalence of symptomatic uncomplicated diverticular disease (SUDD) is still unknown. The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of SUDD, post-diverticulitis SUDD (PD-SUDD) and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)-like symptoms in a rea...

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 19th, 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 9th, 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 ...

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Guidelines  1 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Radiologic Management of Lower Gastrointestinal Tract Ble...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2021.02.018
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Karuppasamy K et. al.

May 8th, 2021 - Diverticulosis remains the commonest cause for acute lower gastrointestinal tract bleeding (GIB). Conservative management is initially sufficient for most patients, followed by elective diagnostic tests. However, if acute lower GIB persists, it ca...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  15 results

The Association Between the Microbiological Environment in Colon and Colorectal Disease
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03302715

Oct 4th, 2019 - Project description Overall hypothesis: The colonic microbial environment correlates with bowel pathology and is relevant to development and progress of colorectal disease. Research questions and outcomes: In Phase 1 (year 1, hypothesis generating...

Diagnostic Accuracy of Bedside Ultrasound in Suspected Acute Diverticulitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03279588

May 10th, 2019 - Colonic diverticulitis is a common clinical condition; about 20% of patients with colonic diverticulosis experience abdominal symptoms and, eventually, complications such as episodes of diverticulitis or bleeding. The distinction between patients ...

Predictive Value of DICA in the Diverticular Disease of the Colon
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02758860

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...

Randomised Controlled Trial of Efficacy of Resistant Maltodextrins on Reducing Colonic Transit Time
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01802112

Apr 19th, 2018 - In the last fifty years we have drastically changed our eating habits, in particular our fibre intake. Our hunter-gatherer ancestors ate more than 100 species of fruit and vegetables, which contributed between 20 and 30 g of dietary fibre per day....

Registro Malattia Diverticolare (Registry of Diverticular Disease)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03325829

Oct 30th, 2017 - Diverticulosis and diverticular disease present a high prevalence rate in the world population, especially in the Western world. Diverticulosis of the colon is an extremely common condition in industrialized countries and its prevalence rate incre...

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News  50 results

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

Aug 25th, 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 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)
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/934693

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
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/932900_3

Jul 1st, 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

Jul 1st, 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  5 results see all →