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A clinical and radiological comparison of sigmoid diverticulitis episodes 1 and 2

Published inColorectal disease, vol. 14, no. 4, p. 463-468
Publication date2012
Abstract

After an initial uncomplicated attack, sigmoid diverticulitis may recur, but the morphological characteristics of recurrent diverticulitis have not been investigated. We compared the clinical and radiological severity, the respective location and clinical outcome of the first two episodes of sigmoid diverticulitis.

Keywords
  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Aged, 80 and over
  • Biological Markers/blood
  • C-Reactive Protein/metabolism
  • Diverticulitis, Colonic/blood/diagnosis/radiography
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Length of Stay/statistics & numerical data
  • Male
  • Middle Aged
  • Recurrence
  • Retrospective Studies
  • Severity of Illness Index
  • Sigmoid Diseases/blood/diagnosis/radiography
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed
Citation (ISO format)
GERVAZ, Pascal et al. A clinical and radiological comparison of sigmoid diverticulitis episodes 1 and 2. In: Colorectal disease, 2012, vol. 14, n° 4, p. 463–468. doi: 10.1111/j.1463-1318.2011.02642.x
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