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ALLMedicine™ Diverticulosis Center

Research & Reviews  677 results

Rare aetiology of abdominal pain: contained abscess secondary to perforated jejunal div...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7470643
BMJ Case Reports; Yeung E, Kumar V et. al.

Sep 3rd, 2020 - A patient with a history of multiple jejunal diverticulosis (JD) presented with a non-peritonitic abdominal pain and leucocytosis. CT scan showed a thick-walled interloop collection within the left mid-abdomen with dilated bowels and mild diffuse ...

Diverticulosis of the Appendix Incidentally Discovered During Laparoscopic Salpingectomy.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0003134820942143
The American Surgeon; Nakamoto K, Bown P

Aug 10th, 2020 - Diverticulosis of the Appendix Incidentally Discovered During Laparoscopic Salpingectomy.|2020|Nakamoto K,Bown P,|

Surgical Management of Giant Colonic Diverticulum Presenting After Laparoscopic Lavage ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7414835
The American Journal of Case Reports; Chino JR, Rayhrer CS et. al.

Jul 28th, 2020 - BACKGROUND Diverticulosis and its complication of diverticulitis is a common condition that can be found in up to 35% of the population. Giant colonic diverticulum is a rare entity with fewer than 200 cases reported in the scientific literature. D...

Misdiagnosis of Diverticulitis After a Prior Diagnosis of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS).
https://doi.org/10.3122/jabfm.2020.04.190328
Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM; Longstreth GF, Wong C et. al.

Jul 16th, 2020 - Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and diverticulitis share clinical features. Misdiagnosed diverticulitis can cause unnecessary antibiotic therapy. Among IBS and non-IBS patients, we compared outpatient, clinically diagnosed (no computed tomography) ...

Fruit and vegetable consumption is associated with lower prevalence of asymptomatic div...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7353809
BMC Gastroenterology; Maxner B, McGoldrick J et. al.

Jul 12th, 2020 - Previous studies of the relationship between dietary factors and risk of diverticulosis have yielded inconsistent results. We therefore sought to investigate the association between consumption of fruit and vegetables and prevalent diverticulosis....

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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  707 results

Rare aetiology of abdominal pain: contained abscess secondary to perforated jejunal div...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7470643
BMJ Case Reports; Yeung E, Kumar V et. al.

Sep 3rd, 2020 - A patient with a history of multiple jejunal diverticulosis (JD) presented with a non-peritonitic abdominal pain and leucocytosis. CT scan showed a thick-walled interloop collection within the left mid-abdomen with dilated bowels and mild diffuse ...

Diverticulosis of the Appendix Incidentally Discovered During Laparoscopic Salpingectomy.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0003134820942143
The American Surgeon; Nakamoto K, Bown P

Aug 10th, 2020 - Diverticulosis of the Appendix Incidentally Discovered During Laparoscopic Salpingectomy.|2020|Nakamoto K,Bown P,|

Surgical Management of Giant Colonic Diverticulum Presenting After Laparoscopic Lavage ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7414835
The American Journal of Case Reports; Chino JR, Rayhrer CS et. al.

Jul 28th, 2020 - BACKGROUND Diverticulosis and its complication of diverticulitis is a common condition that can be found in up to 35% of the population. Giant colonic diverticulum is a rare entity with fewer than 200 cases reported in the scientific literature. D...

Misdiagnosis of Diverticulitis After a Prior Diagnosis of Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS).
https://doi.org/10.3122/jabfm.2020.04.190328
Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine : JABFM; Longstreth GF, Wong C et. al.

Jul 16th, 2020 - Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and diverticulitis share clinical features. Misdiagnosed diverticulitis can cause unnecessary antibiotic therapy. Among IBS and non-IBS patients, we compared outpatient, clinically diagnosed (no computed tomography) ...

Fruit and vegetable consumption is associated with lower prevalence of asymptomatic div...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7353809
BMC Gastroenterology; Maxner B, McGoldrick J et. al.

Jul 12th, 2020 - Previous studies of the relationship between dietary factors and risk of diverticulosis have yielded inconsistent results. We therefore sought to investigate the association between consumption of fruit and vegetables and prevalent diverticulosis....

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News  31 results

Risk for Appendicitis, Cholecystitis, or Diverticulitis in Patients With Psoriasis
https://www.mdedge.com/jcomjournal/article/195566/mixed-topics/risk-appendicitis-cholecystitis-or-diverticulitis-patients/page/0/2?channel=326

Mar 4th, 2019 - Comment The objective of this study was to examine the background risks for specific gastrointestinal pathologies in a large cohort of patients with psoriasis compared to the general population. After adjusting for measured confounders, patients w.

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...

Malpractice Counsel: Diverticulitis
https://www.mdedge.com/emergencymedicine/article/174203/gastroenterology/malpractice-counsel-diverticulitis/page/0/1

Sep 6th, 2018 - Discussion Diverticulitis, and its complications, account for a significant number of ED visits. It is the third most common inpatient gastrointestinal diagnosis in the United States, costing two billion dollars annually.

Colonic diverticulosis not linked to mucosal inflammation, GI symptoms
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/164727/gastroenterology/colonic-diverticulosis-not-linked-mucosal-inflammation-gi
Amy Karon, MDedge News

May 31st, 2018 - Colonic diverticulosis was not associated with mucosal inflammation or gastrointestinal symptoms in a single-center, prospective study of adults undergoing their first screening colonoscopy. After adjustment for age, sex, and body mass index, ther.

Study Finds No Ties Between Colonic Diverticulosis, Inflammation
https://www.medpagetoday.com/gastroenterology/generalgastroenterology/73195

May 30th, 2018 - Despite some thinking that diverticulosis is a condition of low-grade inflammation, there was no correlation with mucosal inflammation, upregulated immune markers, or gastrointestinal (GI) symptoms, according to a prospective study. After adjustme...

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Patient Education  9 results see all →