[Surgical treatment of sigmoid diverticulitis].

  • E. Kricke
  • Published 1983 in Zentralblatt fur Chirurgie


UNLABELLED From 1972 to 1982 113 patients suffering from diverticulitis of the sigmoid colon were admitted to our hospital. 63 patients underwent conservative-, 50 patients surgical therapy (23 emergency procedures, 27 elective operations). COMPLICATIONS 8 times free perforation, 15 times retroperitoneal abscess formation, 6 times haemorrhage, 3 times… (More)


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@article{Kricke1983SurgicalTO, title={[Surgical treatment of sigmoid diverticulitis].}, author={E. Kricke}, journal={Zentralblatt fur Chirurgie}, year={1983}, volume={108 10}, pages={599-604} }