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Research & Reviews  1,042 results

Meckel's diverticulitis with neuroendocrine tumor.
Surgery White RZ, Au J

Dec 4th, 2021 - Meckel's diverticulitis with neuroendocrine tumor.|2021|White RZ,Au J,|

Conservative management of the colonic gallstone.
BMJ Case Reports; Hurst KV, Peiris GB et. al.

Dec 2nd, 2021 - A 74-year-old woman presents with a 7-day history of increasing lower abdominal pains and reduced bowel movements; resulting in absolute constipation.Twenty-four hours prior to admission she also had symptoms of nauseous and significant abdominal ...

Effectiveness and adverse events of endoscopic clipping versus band ligation for coloni...
Endoscopy Kobayashi K, Nagata N et. al.

Nov 26th, 2021 - Prior studies have shown the effectiveness of endoscopic band ligation (EBL) and clipping for colonic diverticular hemorrhage (CDH) but have been small and conducted at single centers. Thus, we investigated which was the more effective and safe tr...

Challenging Surgical Dogma: Controversies in Diverticulitis.
The Surgical Clinics of North America; Khan A, Hawkins AT

Nov 15th, 2021 - Diverticulosis of the sigmoid colon is common in the developed world, affecting approximately 33% of persons older than 60 years. Up to 15% of these patients will develop diverticulitis at some point in their lifetime. The incidence of diverticuli...

Intramural diverticulosis and diverticulitis of the colon: Pictorial essay.
Clinical Imaging; Ghahremani GG

Nov 8th, 2021 - Diverticulosis of the colon is a gradually progressive disease that usually starts in early adulthood and increases with advancing age in its anatomical extent and the size of diverticula. It is important to recognize the initial stages of diverti...

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Guidelines  4 results

AGA Clinical Practice Update on Medical Management of Colonic Diverticulitis: Expert Re...
Gastroenterology Peery AF, Shaukat A et. al.

Dec 7th, 2020 - Colonic diverticulitis is a painful gastrointestinal disease that recurs unpredictably and can lead to chronic gastrointestinal symptoms. Gastroenterologists commonly care for patients with this disease. The purpose of this Clinical Practice Updat...

2020 update of the WSES guidelines for the management of acute colonic diverticulitis i...
World Journal of Emergency Surgery : WJES; Sartelli M, Weber DG et. al.

May 10th, 2020 - Acute colonic diverticulitis is one of the most common clinical conditions encountered by surgeons in the acute setting. An international multidisciplinary panel of experts from the World Society of Emergency Surgery (WSES) updated its guidelines ...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Left Lower Quadrant Pain-Suspected Diverticulitis.
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Galgano SJ et. al.

May 6th, 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...
Digestion Nagata N, Ishii N et. al.

Jan 10th, 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...

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Drugs  60 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  40 results

Management of Diverticulitis in the Emergency Department

Oct 12th, 2021 - This study aims to describe current treatment practices in the US for managing acute uncomplicated diverticulitis. In addition, we will identify clinical factors associated with the decision to discharge versus hospitalize patients with uncomplica...

Outcomes of Patients With Diverticulitis and Risk Factors for Recurrence

Sep 5th, 2021 - 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...

Quality of Life (QOL) After Elective Sigmoidectomy for Diverticular Diseases (DIVERTI)

Aug 31st, 2021 - Design The DIVERTI-QOL study is a prospective, multicentre, and observational study. The study will start in February 2021. Recruitment will be completed in July 2021. Overall, the inclusion of 110 patients in each arm is planned. 37 french hospit...

TOcilizumab and Covid-19 : Risk of Severe INfection

Aug 23rd, 2021 - SARS-CoV2 is responsible for a pandemic that has been evolving for approximately 18 months. The virus' capacity for dissemination and its virulence are responsible for significant morbidity and mortality. The initial lack of knowledge of the patho...

Prospective Evaluation of Quality of Life in Patients With Acute Colonic Diverticular Disease

Aug 17th, 2021 - All consecutive patients admitted to a Surgical Unit with a diagnosis of left-side colinic diverticulitis will be enrolled in the registry. Patients will be identified through their medical record numbers. One investigator in each center will obta...

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News  182 results

Tocilizumab After Ultra-Short Course Steroids Promising for Newly Diagnosed Giant Cell Arteritis

Jul 16th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Tocilizumab (TCZ) induced a slow and lasting remission after an ultra-short pulse (three days) of steroids in newly diagnosed giant cell arteritis (GCA) patients, a proof-of-concept trial shows. His early research on cy...

Tocilizumab raises risk of diverticulitis and GI perforation vs. rituximab and abatacept in RA

Jun 24th, 2021 - Key clinical point: Tocilizumab (TCZ) was associated with an increased risk for diverticulitis and gastrointestinal (GI) perforation related to diverticulitis compared with rituximab (RTX) and abatacept (ABA) in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.

Can laparoscopic lavage beat resection for acute perforated diverticulitis?
Heidi Splete

Jun 21st, 2021 - Severe complications at 5 years were no different for patients with perforated purulent diverticulitis who underwent laparoscopic peritoneal lavage or colon resection, according to data from 199 individuals treated at 21 hospitals in Norway and Sw.

The 5 Goals of Colonoscopy in Ulcerative Colitis

May 21st, 2021 - This transcript has been edited for clarity. Hello. I'm Dr Stephen Hanauer from Northwestern University in Chicago, speaking to you today about the role of colonoscopy in the management of ulcerative colitis. There are several indications for perf...

Common Antibiotics for Diverticulitis Have Higher C difficile Risks

Feb 25th, 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. Diverticulitis has been the subject of a number of recent guidel...

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Patient Education  6 results see all →