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Research & Reviews  335 results

Antibiotics for uncomplicated diverticulitis.
https://doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD009092.pub3
The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews; Dichman ML, Rosenstock SJ et. al.

Jun 23rd, 2022 - Diverticulitis is a complication of the common condition, diverticulosis. Uncomplicated diverticulitis has traditionally been treated with antibiotics, as diverticulitis has been regarded as an infectious disease. Risk factors for diverticulitis, ...

Prior Abdominal Surgery: A Potential Risk Factor for Colonic Diverticulosis or Diverticulitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05384925

May 26th, 2022 - Background & Aims: Abnormal colonic pressure profiles have been associated with an increased risk of colonic diverticulosis. A surgical history is a known risk factor for abdominal adhesions, and these may lead to increased intraluminal colonic pr...

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

May 18th, 2022 - 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...

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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  31 results

Prior Abdominal Surgery: A Potential Risk Factor for Colonic Diverticulosis or Diverticulitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05384925

May 26th, 2022 - Background & Aims: Abnormal colonic pressure profiles have been associated with an increased risk of colonic diverticulosis. A surgical history is a known risk factor for abdominal adhesions, and these may lead to increased intraluminal colonic pr...

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

May 18th, 2022 - 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...

Outcomes of Patients With Diverticulitis and Risk Factors for Recurrence
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04500405

Mar 21st, 2022 - Diverticular disease of the colon is common in industrial countries and has significant impact on patient health as well as health care cost. It is common in both Western countries and some Asian countries. For example, in the past, colonic divert...

Prophylactic Endoscopic Clipping of Diverticula (PECoD)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03935100

Jan 26th, 2022 - Colonic diverticular disease (DD) is characterised by the presence of sac-like protrusions (diverticula), which form through defects in the muscle layer of the colon wall. It is prevalent in western countries, affecting approximately 70% of indivi...

L-glutamine Treatment in Patients With Diverticulosis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05106101

Nov 3rd, 2021 - After being informed about the study and potential risks, all patients giving written informed consent will undergo a 4 weeks screening period to determine eligibility for study entry. At Week 0, patients who meet eligibility requirements will be ...

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News  66 results

Definitive diverticular hemorrhage: Diagnosis and management
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/248193/ibd-intestinal-disorders/definitive-diverticular-hemorrhage-diagnosis-and
Vivy T. Cusumano, MD, Christopher L. Paiji, MD et. al.

Nov 2nd, 2021 - Diverticular hemorrhage is the most common cause of colonic bleeding, accounting for 20%-65% of cases of severe lower intestinal bleeding in adults. 1 Urgent colonoscopy after purging the colon of blood, clots, and stool is the most accurate method.

Safety and Efficacy of Lenvatinib in Advanced DTC
https://www.onclive.com/view/safety-and-efficacy-of-lenvatinib-in-advanced-dtc

Apr 2nd, 2021 - Transcript:R. Michael Tuttle, MD: Eric, help me overlay the lenvatinib story now. We know the sorafenib story. It’s been around for a long time. We’ve used it. Tell me about the lenvatinib trial because it’s now FDA-approved, too. Give me the same...

Practice-Changing Pearls From New Diverticulitis Guidelines
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/944123

Jan 21st, 2021 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Hello. I'm Dr David Johnson, professor of medicine and chief of gastroenterology at Eastern Virginia Medical School in Norfolk, Virginia. Welcome back to another GI Common Concerns. I wanted to chat wit...

Field Cancerization With Multiple Keratoacanthomas Successfully Treated With Topical and Intralesional 5-Fluorouracil
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/227614/nonmelanoma-skin-cancer/field-cancerization-multiple-keratoacanthomas
Stephen Hemperly, DO, Sean Branch, DO et. al.

Aug 27th, 2020 - To the Editor: The concept of field cancerization has been well described since its initial proposal by Slaughter et al1 in 1953. It describes a field of genetically altered cells where multiple clonally related neoplasms can develop.

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...

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Patient Education  8 results see all →