Diverticular disease of the large bowel – imaging methods


Authors: D. Sečkařová;  J. Bočanová-Mlejnková;  J. Votrubová
Authors‘ workplace: Radiodiagnostické oddělení, Thomayerova nemocnice, Praha, primářka: MUDr. J. Votrubová, CSc.
Published in: Rozhl. Chir., 2013, roč. 92, č. 7, s. 402-407.
Category: Various Specialization

Práce je určena k postgraduálnímu vzdělávání lékařů.

Overview

Introduction:
Imaging methods are fundamental for diagnosis in patients suffering from diverticular disease of the large bowel. In case of complications, radiological intervention can be helpful for treatment.

Aim:
The authors aim to summarize current possibilities of imaging methods, both in diagnosis and treatment of diverticular disease.

Methods:
Review of the literature and recent findings in the diagnosis of diverticular disease.

Conclusion:
The article presents the importance of imaging methods in the diagnosis and treatment of patients with diverticular disease.

Keywords:
large bowel – diverticular disease – imaging methods


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