Clinical behavior of complicated right-sided and left-sided diverticulosis.

@article{Wong1997ClinicalBO,
  title={Clinical behavior of complicated right-sided and left-sided diverticulosis.},
  author={S. K. Wong and Yik Hong Ho and A. F. P. K. Leong and Francis Seow-Choen},
  journal={Diseases of the colon and rectum},
  year={1997},
  volume={40 3},
  pages={344-8}
}
PURPOSE The aim of the study was to characterize the clinical entity of multiple right-sided (RS) diverticular disease, which is uniquely common in Asians. METHODS Patients hospitalized with proven diverticular disease from June 1989 to January 1996 were reviewed. Data were retrieved from a prospectively collected computerized database. RESULTS One hundred eighty consecutive patients were admitted to the Department of Colorectal Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, with multiple… CONTINUE READING

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