Alterations in colonic motility and relationship to pain in colonic diverticulosis.

@article{Bassotti2005AlterationsIC,
  title={Alterations in colonic motility and relationship to pain in colonic diverticulosis.},
  author={Gabrio Bassotti and Edda Battaglia and Giuseppe de Roberto and Antonio Morelli and Marcello Tonini and Vincenzo Villanacci},
  journal={Clinical gastroenterology and hepatology : the official clinical practice journal of the American Gastroenterological Association},
  year={2005},
  volume={3 3},
  pages={248-53}
}
BACKGROUND AND AIMS Although the pathophysiologic basis of colonic diverticular disease is understood incompletely, there is agreement that abnormal colon motility probably plays a major role. However, several different abnormalities have been reported in such patients. The purpose of this study was to assess whether patients with diverticulosis display an… CONTINUE READING