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The modified Hinchey classification is based on CT scan findings and is used to categorize diverticulitis, as well as help to guide appropriate. Objetivo: verificar que la clasificación radiológica de Neff modificada (mNeff) asociada a The Hinchey system is a surgical classification and as such it is not . Acute left sided colonic diverticulitis is one of the most common clinical conditions encountered by surgeons in acute setting. A World Society of.

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Furthermore, limitations of the clinical diagnosis of diverticulitis have to be regarded [ divetticulitis ]. World J Gastroenterol ; Stage B disease forms indications for elective sigmoid resections, preferably laparoscopically. In this study we describe our experience with the application of a management protocol for AD which uses the mNeff radiological classification in combination with clinical criteria of comorbidity and SIRS, in order to be able to apply the most appropriate treatment in each case.

Treatment of perforated diverticular disease of the colon.

There are several complications that can arise from diverticulitis, and one of the more serious complications of divverticulitis is perforation of the bowel.

Primary anastomosis vs nonrestorative resection for perforated diverticulitis with peritonitis: Laparoscopic clasifiaccion resection for diverticulitis decreases major morbidity rates: Since the mids, laparoscopic sigmoid resections for diverticular disease have gained popularity.

Data on comorbidity and SIRS can help to determine the degree of lcasificacion involvement and the patient’s likely response capacity 12, Br J Surg ; Of the grade A patients, patients required admission as a result of comorbidity or SIRS 32oral intolerance or pain or after re-consultation at the ER Stollman N, Raskin JB. Patients without comorbidities or SIRS who tolerate oral feeding and have no pain are discharged under a home health care scheme and seen at the outpatient service after two weeks.


En DA-C Hinchey IV casi todos los autores coinciden en la necesidad de resecar el colon afecto, inflamado y perforado. Are antibiotics beneficial in the treatment of patients with acute uncomplicated diverticulitis? This modification broadened the original Hinchey classification by not only addressing perforated disease, but also including mild clinical disease stage 0. Accepted Aug Natural history of diverticular disease of the colon. In recent years, magnetic resonance imaging MRI has gained popularity, because it lacks the ionizing radiation of clasifiacion CT scan, yet claslficacion its sensitivity and specificity [ 19 ].

Hinchey classification of acute diverticulitis | Radiology Reference Article |

Recently, these recommendations have been challenged because new data on the natural history of diverticulitis has shown that most perforations do not occur after recurrences, but at the first attack of acute diverticulitis [ 11 ].

Colonic diverticular disease is a chronic disorder presenting with a variety of abdominal symptoms and recurrent episodes of acute diverticulitis.

The mNeff hincyey classifies patients requiring drainage within stages Ib and II. Current status of acute colonic diverticulitis: Our results are comparable to those reported by other groups in Spain and abroad, such as Alonso et al.

Hinchey Classification

Is there a need for another classification? Here we propose a protocol that can be implemented at any hospital with a radiology service and by any physician encountering this condition. Scand J Gastroenterol ; Grade Ia 52, 8. Therefore, elective sigmoid resections should be restricted for use in treating complicated disease, such as symptomatic stenosis, fistulas to a hollow organ, or recurrent diverticular bleeding.

Treatment The wide spectrum of diverticular disease warrants a differentiated approach to the different manifestations.

CT scan is of superior diagnostic value in case of stenosis or fistula. Furthermore, recent publications on the natural course of diverticular disease suggest applying early elective sigmoid resection in high-risk patients, such hinchdy the use of immune suppression therapy, having chronic renal failure, or collagen—vascular diseases. At all radiological stages, it is important to include clinical criteria in the assessment.


However, if it is not contained it leads to faecal contamination of the peritoneal cavity faecal peritonitis which is often fatal.

The management of diverticular disease in young patients remains controversial.

Review of current classifications for diverticular disease and a translation into clinical practice

Dee the diagnosis of AD has been made, and with all the data obtained with CT, we believe that it is important to be able to classify the condition in different degrees The application of a reliable classification is vital for its safe and effective management. Of the five stage III patients 0.

A total of episodes of AD were considered: Complications of colonic diverticular disease. Demographic data age, sexpresence or absence of comorbidities Table Iand presence of sepsis SIRS Table II were recorded, as well as the type of AD according to the radiological classification and its management in view of the clinical and radiological findings discharge, hospitalization, drainage, surgery, re-admission or re-examination.

Jackson JD, Hammond T. All articles in English, German, and Dutch have been included. This calls for a thorough review and a new parameter.