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ALLMedicine™ Diverticular Disease Center

Research & Reviews  567 results

Birth weight, childhood body mass index, and risk of diverticular disease in adulthood.
https://doi.org/10.1038/s41366-023-01259-8
International Journal of Obesity (2005); Laursen ASD, Jensen BW et. al.

Jan 26th, 2023 - Adult overweight is associated with increased risk of diverticular disease (DD). We investigated associations between birthweight and childhood body mass index (BMI) and DD. Cohort study of 346,586 persons born during 1930-1996 with records in the...

Colon Capsule Endoscopy in Patients With Colonic Diverticulitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05700981

Jan 26th, 2023 - Colon diverticulosis (CD) is extremely common and the prevalence seems to increase globally. The prevalence of CD increases with age and two-thirds of the adult population eventually develop CD. In the US the prevalence of CD was 32.6 % in patient...

Iatrogenic Ureterocolic Fistula in Pediatric Age Group: A Case Report and Review of the...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.urology.2023.01.005
Urology Omar H, Fulaij AA et. al.

Jan 20th, 2023 - Ureteral injury is one of the major complications related to colorectal and gynecologic procedures. Injuries are sometimes identified intraoperatively, but the diagnosis of ureteral injury is often delayed. Ureterocolic fistula is a relatively rar...

Long-term functional outcome after tubular laparoscopic sigmoid resection for diverticu...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC9842559
International Journal of Colorectal Disease; Abdalla TSA, Zimmermann M et. al.

Jan 17th, 2023 - Sigmoid resection for diverticular disease is a frequent surgical procedure in the Western world. However, long-term bowel function after sigmoid resection has been poorly described in the literature. This study aims to assess the long-term bowel ...

Bowel Function/QoL After Elective Sigmoidectomy vs. Conservative Management for Recurrent Uncomplicated Diverticulitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03994978

Jan 4th, 2023 - The prevalence of diverticular disease of sigmoid in the Western has increased over the past century and our know-how of this disease and its management continues to evolve. International experts have tried to standardize the surgical approach to ...

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Guidelines  1 results

Guidelines for Colonic Diverticular Bleeding and Colonic Diverticulitis: Japan Gastroen...
https://doi.org/10.1159/000495282
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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Clinicaltrials.gov  58 results

Colon Capsule Endoscopy in Patients With Colonic Diverticulitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05700981

Jan 26th, 2023 - Colon diverticulosis (CD) is extremely common and the prevalence seems to increase globally. The prevalence of CD increases with age and two-thirds of the adult population eventually develop CD. In the US the prevalence of CD was 32.6 % in patient...

Bowel Function/QoL After Elective Sigmoidectomy vs. Conservative Management for Recurrent Uncomplicated Diverticulitis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03994978

Jan 4th, 2023 - The prevalence of diverticular disease of sigmoid in the Western has increased over the past century and our know-how of this disease and its management continues to evolve. International experts have tried to standardize the surgical approach to ...

Personalized Dietary Intervention Based on Microbiome Analysis vs FODMAP Diet for Irritable Bowel Syndrome
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05646186

Dec 12th, 2022 - irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a well-known risk factor for diseases of the anal region (hemorrhoids, anal fissures, etc.) and large intestine (colon cancer, diverticular disease). Untreatable IBS disease not only impairs the patient's quality ...

Starch-entrapped Microspheres [Nutrabiotix Fiber] for Gut Health
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01210625

Nov 15th, 2022 - The long-term objective of our research program is to show that targeted colonic delivery of natural specific fermentable carbohydrates will maintain and promote gut health by changing the gut microbiota [prebiotic effect], by increasing "protecti...

Combination of Curcumin and Berberine Therapy in the Treatment of Post Acute Diverticulitis (AD) Symptomatic Uncomplicated Diverticular Disease (SUDD)
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05596214

Oct 27th, 2022 - The objective of the study is to investigate the efficacy and safety of gut-directed enteric-coated curcumin-Berberine (Coptis) combination therapy to induce remission in patients suffering from post AD SUDD. Methods: This will be a two-stage stud...

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News  79 results

Substance Abuse History Tied to Increased Risk of Death From Other Illnesses
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/983955

Nov 11th, 2022 - Patients hospitalized for substance use disorder (SUD) are significantly more likely to die from other medical conditions later in life, a new study suggests. Researchers looked at mortality following a diagnosis of 28 different medical conditions...

Diverticular Disease Substantially Increases Cancer Risk
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/982413

Oct 13th, 2022 - Patients with diverticular disease have a 33% increased risk of overall cancer, researchers have found, which is equivalent to one extra cancer case per 16 patients with diverticular disease followed for 10 years. "In the United States, over 60% o...

Patient with severe lower abdominal pain
https://www.mdedge.com/ulcerative-colitis-crohn-disease-challenge-center/article/248155/ulcerative-colitis-crohn-disease

Nov 1st, 2021 - The differential diagnosis of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in older patients is complicated by comorbid conditions such as infectious colitis, segmental colitis associated with diverticular disease, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug-induced.

Can laparoscopic lavage beat resection for acute perforated diverticulitis?
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/241854/gastroenterology/can-laparoscopic-lavage-beat-resection-acute
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.

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Patient Education  2 results see all →