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A 55-year-old female asked:

Can i eat salads if i have diverticulitis or diverticulosos?

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Dr. Mark Hoepfner
Surgery 41 years experience
Depends: Acute new onset of infected diverticulitis is treated with antibiotics and small light diet of liquids or soft foods. Diverticulosis is a chronic condition that is generally treated with high fiber foods. Fruits, vegetables & salads are good for diverticulosis.
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