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Pain in lower back, hips, abdomen. Surgery for diverticulitis to be done. Treatment?

I have been diagnosed with diverticulitis . 6 days in hospital. They require me to have surgery. My surgery is scheduled for end of August. I have terrible pain in my lower back and both sides of my hips and abdomen . I can t seem to releave it with ice or heat. Is this normal and should I be required to tell my doctor?
Asked On : Sat, 28 Jul 2012
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hi patient
i read your history very carefully
and want to help
this is basically
weakness and dehydration
so you have devloped
now you need excessive water intake
and multi vitamins
along with bed rest
but you must tell to your doctor

take care
best regards
drmuhammad akbar
Answered: Sun, 29 Jul 2012
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