Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 2021 Apr 16. Epub 2021 Apr 16.
Territorial Gastroenterology Service, ASL BAT, Andria (BT) Department of Medical and Surgical Sciences, Post-graduate School of Digestive Diseases, Catholic University Division of Gastroenterology, 'S. Camillo' Hospital, Rome Digestive Endoscopy Unit, AULSS7 'Pedemontana', Santorso (VI) Division of Surgery, 'P. Colombo' Hospital, ASL RM6, Velletri (Rome) Department of Medicine and Surgery, University of Parma, Parma Division of Internal Medicine and Gastroenterology, 'Cristo Re' Hospital, Rome, Italy.
Aim: The real prevalence of symptomatic uncomplicated diverticular disease (SUDD) is still unknown. The aim of this study was to assess the prevalence of SUDD, post-diverticulitis SUDD (PD-SUDD) and irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)-like symptoms in a real-life population.
Methods: A cohort of patients, submitted to colonoscopy from 1st January 2012 to 30th April 2018 was revised. Read More