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Last nite had what I think was a diverticulitis episode pain, difficult passing gas, mucus with a bit of blood and low grade fever. Very little bland food the past two days. Today better no fever but stomach and abdomen still feels uncomfortable. Should

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Dr. Ajay Acharya
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
Colitis: But can be ordinary food borne infection.........not diverticulitis.
Answered on Oct 13, 2014

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