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Having diverticulitis. Suggest

I have diverticulitis and find im not doing to well I must be doing something wrong as im back to the same problem going to the toilet all the time am I eating the wrong food ...

Suggest diet for diverticulitis

Hi! My husband has been diagnosed diverticulitis and the doctor is banning many regular foods, like eggs, which have been part of his daily diet as a Spaniard. Why can't he eats eggs or ham, or bread ...

How to confirm diverticulitis?

I was told I have sigmoid diverticulitis , but no evidence of diverticulitis. what does that mean? ...

Suggest treatment for diverticulitis

i have diverticlis can you tell me how to get rid of this

Suggest treatment for diverticulitis and pneumonia

Hi I am on two Antibiotics, Levofloxacin 500MG, Metronidazole 500MG.I have been taken them since last Friday. My Diagnose was Diverticulitis , and possible pneumonia . I can't eat, I am sleeping all ...
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What is the treatment for diverticulitis ?

Been to hospital today after months of investigations. Surgeon now says I have deseased diverticulitis . Bleeding per vagina also faeces passing 6 days was told because of high blood pressure diabetic ...

History of diverticulitis. Suggest diet?

Hi, I have had diverticulitis once before and was hospitalised for four days no great problem I was on a drip and antibiotics etc,this happened wee lovey twelve mths ago and nothing since, until now, I know ...

Blood in stools, diverticulitis. Cause?

After emitting blood through his stools , my 90 year old father was admitted to the ICU and after an endoscopy and colonoscopy (he never had one before), he was dianosed with divirticulitis. The colonoscopy did not isolate the cause of the...

What treatments are suggested for diverticulitis?

I was diagnosed with diverticulitis a year ago. Im supposed to be taking fiber twice a day. Two ... that having diverticulitis this would be normal from time to time but its been everytime I have used the rr ...

Diagnosed with Polyps & diverticulitis

I have just been diagnosed with polyps & Diverticulitis . The Polyps were removed during the Colonoscopy & Gastroscopy . I have fears the Polyp s will return &eventually develop in to Cancer . I take ...

Need medication for the symptoms of diverticulitis

I have a friend who has presented with symptoms of diverticulitis, has been hospitalized with low grade fever, been on massive doses of antibiotics, was checked for c diff and several other infectious ...

Suggest medication for diverticulitis and osteoarthritis

yes thank you. a 49 yr. old male patient with diverticulitus, previous bleeding, however no bleeding in the last 3 months. Suffers from osteoarthritis in both knees, requesting a non narcotic analgesic for pain relief. Had good results with...

Is it dangerous to have surgery for diverticulitis?

I have bouts of diverticulitis but have learned to be very careful what I eat. Even though I do this I occasionally have problems which is depressing. My son says I just need to have surgery, I don ...

What could be the cause of Diverticulitis?

I have intestinal disorder.Dyverticulites (sp). condition is considerbly intence.No history in my family of this, Could theis be affect of agent orange exposure ? Seved in Vietnam Danang area or 12 months startig in in April 1969. Thne government...

How safe is nitrofurantoin for diverticulitis ?

will nitrofurantoin treat diverticulitis. I can not tolerate Cipro or Flagyl. I am desperate. Been ... a case of acute diverticulitis. They gave me Leviquin (sp?) in an IV in ER and then Cipro and Flagyl ...
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If u get diverticulitis and have to have a surgery what is the chances of getting it again
Hello dear,welcome to HCM forum. During surgery,diverticulum is removed as such.Since diverticulum is a congenital anomaly,once removed,it will not come back. Hope you got cleared.Thank you.
How often can i drink liqour if i have diverticulitis?
you should completely avoid it
How do i know if i have diverticulitis or my appendics are the culprit?
clinically also a doctor can diagnose the condition. getting dona a ultrasonography will also help
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