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Diverticulitis and diverticulitis commonly associated with irritable bowel syndrome?
5 doctors weighed in

Dr. Ray Holt
Family Medicine
4 doctors agree
In brief: Not really
Although there are some common symptoms between these, one doesn't cause the other.

In brief: Not really
Although there are some common symptoms between these, one doesn't cause the other.
Dr. Ray Holt
Dr. Ray Holt
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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Surgery - Colorectal
2 doctors agree
In brief: Sometimes
People who carry the diagnosis of ibs are actually diverticular patients and have had an incorrect diagnosis.
See a colorectal surgeon for evaluation and opinion on management.

In brief: Sometimes
People who carry the diagnosis of ibs are actually diverticular patients and have had an incorrect diagnosis.
See a colorectal surgeon for evaluation and opinion on management.
Dr. Eric Kaplan
Dr. Eric Kaplan
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