Diverticulitis With Microperforation
Ocala Regional Medical Center
sigmoid diverticulitis, perforated diverticulitis, microperforation, complicated diverticulitis, diverticulitis recommendations
Digestive System Diseases | Emergency Medicine | Surgery
The authors present the case of a 39-year-old male who returned to the emergency department one month after uncomplicated diverticulitis, with the second bout of diverticulitis newly complicated by microperforation. The clinical presentation, diagnosis, and management of acute diverticulitis across the spectrum of presentations are discussed.
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Choksey R, Stead TS, Mangal R, Amatea J, Ganti L. Diverticulitis With Microperforation. Cureus. 2022;14(7):e27159. doi:10.7759/cureus.27159