Sigmoid diverticulitis: value of transrectal sonography in addition to transabdominal sonography.

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OBJECTIVE Overlying intestinal gas often impairs transabdominal sonographic assessment of the lower sigmoid colon. The aim of this study was to investigate the usefulness of transrectal sonography in addition to transabdominal sonography for the evaluation of sigmoid diverticulitis. SUBJECTS AND METHODS Eighty-six consecutive patients with clinically… (More)

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