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Diverticulitis

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Review Articles from PubMed

Review articles summarize what is currently known about a disease. They discuss research previously published by others. The terms "Diverticulitis" returned 59 free, full-text review articles. First few results:
Laparoscopy and resection with primary anastomosis for perforated diverticulitis: challenging old dogmas.
Last Updated: Aug 24, 2020

Diverticulitis is a common disease in western countries, and its incidence is likely expected to increase over years. The burden of diverticular disease on health systems and resources utilization cannot be underestimated, given the high prevalence of diverticulosis and the rate of ...

Complicated Diverticulitis.
Last Updated: Feb 27, 2020

A 62-year-old previously healthy man presented with left lower quadrant pain and fever. Physical examination showed left lower quadrant peritonitis. Computed tomography scan showed a pelvic abscess with extraluminal air (). Intravenous antibiotics were started, and CT-guided percutaneous ...

Management of Freely Perforated Diverticulitis.
Last Updated: Mar 22, 2020

A healthy 65-year-old woman presents to the emergency department with a 12-hour history of sudden-onset severe lower abdominal pain. This is her first episode. She reports nausea, vomiting, and anorexia. Her last colonoscopy was at age 60, and was normal, except for diverticulosis ...

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Editorials from PubMed

Editorial articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Diverticulitis" returned 5 free, full-text editorial articles. First few results:
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Research Articles from PubMed

Research articles describe the outcome of a single study. They are the published results of original research. The terms "Diverticulitis" returned 372 free, full-text research articles. First few results:
Evidence-based Reviews in Surgery Long-term Outcome of Surgery Versus Conservative Management for Recurrent and Ongoing Complaints After an Episode of Diverticulitis: Five-year Follow-up Results of a Multicenter Randomized Controlled Trial (DIRECT-Trial).
Last Updated: Sep 15, 2020

Does surgery or conservative management of recurring diverticulitis/ongoing symptoms results in a higher quality of life (QoL) at 5-year follow-up.

Statin use and risk of acute diverticulitis: A population-based case-control study.
Last Updated: Jun 16, 2020

The goal of the study was to examine the association between statin use and the development of acute diverticulitis requiring hospital admission.Acute diverticulitis is a common and costly gastrointestinal disorder. Although the incidence is increasing its pathophysiology and modifiable ...

Operative Surgery Is Rarely Required in the Acute Management of Diverticulitis in the Modern Era.
Last Updated: May 27, 2020

Acute diverticulitis is an emergency surgical condition that is commonly managed an acute surgical unit model. Operative surgery is indicated in selected situations including generalized peritonitis or fistulous disease; however, limited data exist on how borderline patients potentially ...

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