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Suggest treatment for diverticulitis

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Suggest treatment for diverticulitis

My stomach is roiling: I had an attack of diverticulitis 3 weeks ago. I am on chipper and flagyll since Tuesday. And I have been having only fluids since Tuesday. I have no temperature. jwidset ...

Suggest treatment for symptoms of diverticulitis

with diverticulitis 6 months ago with no treatment plan. Is this part of that? ...

Suggest treatment for diverticulitis

I think my divaticulis (?) is starting to act up I have ic cefuroxime axetil 500 at home but not sure if this would help til I get to the doctors on Monday

Suggest treatment for diverticulitis

I have had pain in the bottom left quadrant of my belly the last few days. It is a dull pain that sometimes increases in intensity to a moderate pain. What do you think it could be? Do I need to go see my doctor?
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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 ...

Can diverticulitis be treated by medication?

I was recently diagnosed with diverticulitis. Actually went to the ER and was admitted to the hospital. However, I was definitely not mentally prepared for this as it came as a shock to me. I left ...

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 ...

What is a diverticulitis diet?

Hello, can seeds, nuts, vegetable and fruit skins, cucumbers, and tomatoes be eaten on a diverticulitis diet? My sister has went through a perforated bowel, has a colostomy, and rehab nursing home ...

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...

What causes diverticulitis?

burning pain in the lower abdomom about 2 months , colonoscopy done and dr found slight diverticulitus but nothing else pain is agravated by having jeans and a belt on when i sit not to bad when sleeping , no other symtoms except for the burning...

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...
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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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