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Friend had ct scan with rectal contrast. Diverticulosis without hemmorage sigmoid mural abscess bowel thickening. Surgery? No symptoms heart patient.

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Dr. Paul Velt
Diagnostic Radiology

In brief: Possibly

From what you describe, it sounds like surgery is a good option.
If this is the first episode of diverticulitis, then the doctor may give antibiotics a try and determine later if surgery is required. Usually surgery is needed at some point.

In brief: Possibly

From what you describe, it sounds like surgery is a good option.
If this is the first episode of diverticulitis, then the doctor may give antibiotics a try and determine later if surgery is required. Usually surgery is needed at some point.
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