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Can diverticulitis cause anemia?

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Can diverticulitis cause anemia?
Posted Thu, 25 Oct 2012 in Digestion and Bowels
Answered by Dr. Ratnakar Kini 22 hours later
I am Dr.Ratnakar Kini, Gastroenterologist and I am pleased to answer your question.
Diverticulitis is a complication of diverticulosis and diverticulosis can cause bleeding per rectum. Blood loss due this can result in anemia.

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