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What are other conditions with symptoms similar to diverticulitis?

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Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Crohn's

Diverticulitis has similar symptoms as crohn' s disease and colon cancer.
Hence investigations are required to confirm the diagnosis.

In brief: Crohn's

Diverticulitis has similar symptoms as crohn' s disease and colon cancer.
Hence investigations are required to confirm the diagnosis.
Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: Several

The differential diagnoses may include colon cancer , polyps, appendicitis, pelvic inflammation foreign body perforation and other rare causes of retroperitoneal or peritoneal infection.
Diverticulosis is common as we age and some turns to diverticulitis.

In brief: Several

The differential diagnoses may include colon cancer , polyps, appendicitis, pelvic inflammation foreign body perforation and other rare causes of retroperitoneal or peritoneal infection.
Diverticulosis is common as we age and some turns to diverticulitis.
Dr. Creighton Wright
Dr. Creighton Wright
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