Histamine Receptor Expression (H1R, H2R) and Allergic Comorbid Diseases Predispose for Complicated Courses of Acute Sigmoid Diverticulitis

Burkhard H. A. Von Rahden, Martin Grimm, Matthias Jung, Denise Landmann, Stefan Kircher, Maria Lazariotou & Christoph-Thomas Germer
Introduction: Comorbid diseases, especially immunosuppression and intake of steroids, are significantly associated with complicated types of sigmoid diverticulitis. We aimed to evaluate the hypothesis, that allergic comorbid diseases and expression of histamine receptors on molecular level, might predispose[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]