"Sigmoid Diseases" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Pathological processes in the SIGMOID COLON region of the large intestine (INTESTINE, LARGE).
- Sigmoid Diseases
- Disease, Sigmoid
- Diseases, Sigmoid
- Sigmoid Disease
- Sigmoid Colon Diseases
- Colon Disease, Sigmoid
- Colon Diseases, Sigmoid
- Disease, Sigmoid Colon
- Diseases, Sigmoid Colon
- Sigmoid Colon Disease
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Sigmoid Diseases" by people in Profiles.
Sigmoid perforation and bucket-handle tear of the mesocolon after bicycle handlebar injury: a case report and review of the literature. J Pediatr Surg. 2011 Dec; 46(12):e33-5.
Practice parameters for sigmoid diverticulitis. Dis Colon Rectum. 2006 Jul; 49(7):939-44.
Sigmoid volvulus in three college-age teenagers. J Clin Gastroenterol. 2004 Nov-Dec; 38(10):910-1.
Rosai-Dorfman disease presenting in the gastrointestinal tract. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2003 Feb; 127(2):E74-5.
[Surgical therapy of sigmoid diverticulitis in elderly patients.--What decides against early elective resection]. Langenbecks Arch Chir Suppl Kongressbd. 1996; 113:470-3.
Relief of functional bowel obstruction. JAMA. 1992 Jan 15; 267(3):414.
Operative treatment of Crohn's ileocolitis complicated by ileosigmoid and ileovesical fistulae. Ann Surg. 1988 Jan; 207(1):48-51.