Diverticulum

Known as: Diverticulum [Disease/Finding], Diverticula, diverticulums 
A pouch or sac developed from a tubular or saccular organ, such as the GASTROINTESTINAL TRACT.
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND AND STUDY AIM Polyp miss rates during colonoscopy have been calculated in a few tandem or back-to-back colonoscopy… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Computed tomography (CT) is widely used to assess patients with nonspecific abdominal pain or who are suspected of having colitis… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND For outpatient colonoscopy, the time required to intubate the cecum is variable. The aim of this study was to… (More)
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2005
Review
2005
The normal indigenous intestinal microflora consists of about 10(15) bacteria that under physiological conditions reside mainly… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration biopsy (EUS-FNA) allows detailed imaging of both intramural and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Consumption of raw bivalve mollusks contaminated with pathogens from human feces continues to present a human health risk. The… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE We prospectively evaluated a helical CT technique in which contrast material is administered only through the colon for… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Patchy white-matter lesions occur in the magnetic resonance (MR) imaging brain studies of 20%-30% of neurologically healthy… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
Diverticular disease of the colon now is recognized to be functional disease resulting from altered neuromuscular activity in the… (More)
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Review
1978
Review
1978
Strongyloides stercoralis is an intestinal nematode which infects a large portion of the world's population. Individuals with… (More)
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