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So what are the symptoms of diverticulitis?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Diverticulitis

Most people develop colon diverticuli (outpouchings of the wall of the bowel) as they age.
When these become inflamed it is called diverticulitis and can produce pain, diarrhea, sometimes blood in the stools.

In brief: Diverticulitis

Most people develop colon diverticuli (outpouchings of the wall of the bowel) as they age.
When these become inflamed it is called diverticulitis and can produce pain, diarrhea, sometimes blood in the stools.
Dr. Martin Raff
Dr. Martin Raff
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Dr. Carlo Contreras
Surgery - Oncology
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In brief: Pain

Abdominal pain, usually in the left lower corner is the most common symptom. This can be accompanied by low back pain, fevers, chills sweats, nausea, and vomiting.

In brief: Pain

Abdominal pain, usually in the left lower corner is the most common symptom. This can be accompanied by low back pain, fevers, chills sweats, nausea, and vomiting.
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