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Role of Laparoscopy in the Treatment of Acute Diverticulitis: an Evidence-Based Review

  • Boris Franzato
  • Stefano Mandalà
  • Grazia Fusco
  • Carlo Sartori
Part of the Updates in Surgery book series (UPDATESSURG)

Abstract

The incidence of diverticular disease is rising, mainly among younger patients

Keywords

Diverticular Disease Percutaneous Drainage Colonic Resection Acute Diverticulitis Perforated Diverticulitis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Boris Franzato
    • 1
  • Stefano Mandalà
    • 1
  • Grazia Fusco
    • 1
  • Carlo Sartori
    • 1
  1. 1.General Surgery“San Giacomo Apostolo” HospitalItaly

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