The relation between quality of life and histopathology in diverticulitis; can we predict specimen-related outcome?


An important factor in the decision to perform laparoscopic sigmoid resection for patient suffering from recurrent and ongoing diverticulitis is quality of life (QoL). It is unknown whether quality of life relates to the severity of diverticulitis as seen in the resected colonic segment. The aim of this study is to analyze histopathological findings of… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00384-015-2176-z

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