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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 dietary restrictions for diverticulitis

Yes please, I'm just wondering what are the best foods for someone living with divaticulitis? I'm getting older and am trying to not get anymore flare ups!

What are the symptoms of diverticulitis?

What are symptoms of diviticulitis?

Suggest treatment for smoldering diverticulitis

Hi Again, I was just diagnosed with smoldering diverticulitis , and my GI wants me to consult ... abdominal pain . I feel like my life revolves around diverticulitis. Also, I ve had way too many CT scans ...
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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 ...

Suggest treatment for diverticulitis

other antibiotics can I be placed on for the diverticulitis that will clear up infection before surgery ...

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...

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 ...

Suggest treatment for diverticulitis and constipation

I have been diagnosed with diverticulitis and am constipated. The doctor said I should take a laxative but when doing so I had such severe cramps I couldn t stand it. She prescribed metronidazole ...

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 ...

Suggest treatment for recurrent diverticulitis

I have been told that surgery for recurrent diverticulitis is needed after last episode with abscess and perforations. Is there any alternative? I have been on a clean high-fiber diet for 1 year ...

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...
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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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