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Diverticulitis diet foods to avoid list

A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
General Surgery 56 years experience
You can you tolerate: Diverticulitis mystifies , same disease acts differently , some never know they had it , in some the first attack takes them to emergency surgery, in ... Read More

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A 60-year-old male asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Pork okay: The truth is that there is not a specific diet for diverticulitis. You can find some online but there is no evidence that anything in particular helps... Read More
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Diverticulitis: High fibre diet is recommended for longterm management of the condition. Some authorities though would recommend avoiding high fibre, high residue f... Read More
Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 45 years experience
Assuming that: you had sigmoid diverticulitis, a high fiber diet is generally recommended. However, it is at best marginally effective especially in the short term.... Read More
A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
Clinical Psychology 36 years experience
Idea Link below: Actually this is not too rare. It will be a balancing act - but you can do it if you're patient and motivated. I'd start at the clean out of a nearly ... Read More
A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Stevens
General Surgery 24 years experience
Prune juice: Prune juice may work just as well. If you don't find relief then you can go roth over the counter. Make sure you drink plenty of water and walk arou... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Lentnek
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
Check with gastroenterologist. Depends on number and size of diverticulii, number of recurrences. Generally gradual return to (modified) full diet o... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
Colon and Rectal Surgery 42 years experience
Generally: For acute diverticulitis, i recommend low to no fiber for 4-6 weeks following diagnosis and treatment with antibiotics. Then if surgery not indicated,... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. M. Jay Petruska
Family Medicine 32 years experience
Diverticular Disease: Diverticular disease can be less frequent or severe by avoiding foods such as corn, popcorn, nuts and seeds. These items can get lodged in the pocket... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Gottlieb
Internal Medicine 48 years experience
High fiber diet: There is no proven way to prevent a recurrent attack of diverticulitis. The old rule of avoiding nuts and seeds has been disproven. My experience tell... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
General Surgery 34 years experience
Early vs. Late: Acute diverticulitis is associated with swelling of the colon that may create a temporary partial blockage of the colon. Therefore, we often advocate ... Read More

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