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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 ...

Suggest treatment for diverticulitis

I found out i have diverticulotus two days ago...but they couldnt find any stones in my gallblader, however i have all the symtoms...i eat and it hurts now i cant eat anything heavy...i have been getting pain in the left side and right side of...

Suggest treatment for diverticulitis

I was just diagnosed with diverticulitis yesterday. I'm taking two antibiotics. The bloating and the gas are really driving me nuts. Can I take an over the counter medicine for gas like Gas-X? Thanks. ...

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
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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...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

Suggest treatment for diverticulitis

ago over fifteen to be sure they told me I had diverticulitis. What I have notice lately is I just eat ...

Suggest treatment for diverticulitis

Had a bowel movement and after wards bright red blood came out. not a drop in my stool. that is totally normal coloring. I have diverticulitis and IBS and always have irratic bathroom habits. only had ...

Suggest treatment for colitis and diverticulitis

I have pressure in my stomach when i try and eat. I have previously been diagnosed with colitis and diverticulitis so there has always been problems but this pressure soon after trying to eat is new. I also have ...

Suggest treatment for recurrent diverticulitis

I just had my third bout with diverticulitis. I ve stayed away from nuts, seeds and tried to be good. I did eat raisin bran cereal and I wonder if that might have triggered it. Could you please give ...

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...

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 ...
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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.
I have been having this pain down where my intestince arebfor about a week what is wrong?
Can be anal fissure, complication of piles, diverticulitis, etc. Needs consultation with a surgeon.
after a diverticulitis surgery am I able to build up to get a six pack of abs
give some time for your body to recover from surgery and take help of trainer in helping you with work outs
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