Does diverticulitis cause back pain?

Yes. Yes it can, though typically the pain is in the abdomen.
It can. Cause acute back pain in addition to abdominal pain, particularly if the associated inflammatory changes reach towards to posterior(back) musculature. It usually isn't the most prominent symptom though.

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Can back pain be associated with IBS or Diverticulitis?

UNLIKELY. However the pain from a POSTERIOR PERFORATION ("blowout") of a Diverticula could produce pain referred to the lower back! (I have never personally seen this but it is technically possible! Hope this helps! Dr Z. Read more...

In hospital 4 months ago with diverticulitis. Along with the cramping, bloating, constipation and fever, is lower back pain & pressure also a symptom?

Possible . Diverticulitis can certainly cause all of the bloating and abdominal prolbems , but the back pain my be cause as a compliction of Cipro (ciprofloxacin) which is known for causing skeleto muscular problems. See if you doctor can get you off the Cipro (ciprofloxacin) and the fluoroquinolones. Flouride poisoning. Read more...
Diverticulitis. Yes you can get referred pain and pressure to your lower back. Consult with your foctor or gastroenterologist for possible treatment. Read more...

Low back pain stomach pressure and pressure urinating, I have blood in urine and my 2nd bout of diverticulitis in 2 mos, CT proven, why urine blood?

Time to. See a urologist. Can be involvement of the ureter by the diverticulitis. Must evaluate for other causes. Read more...
Diverticulitis . Diverticulitis can cause a perforation into the bladder which may explain the bleeding. Sometimes colon cancer can book like diverticulitis and also go into the bladder causing blood in the urine. Would recommend seeing your physician for further evaluation. If you've not had one already you'll probably need a colonoscopy and likely a cystoscopy. Read more...