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  1. Diverticulitis: Causes, Symptoms & TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | Live Science

    Diverticulitis is a condition that affects the digestive system. It can cause problems with bowel movements and a can cause severe and sudden pain in the abdomen.

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  2. Annals for Educators - 2 February 2016Read the original story

    Feb 1, 2016 | Annals of Internal Medicine

    From the Editors of Annals of Internal Medicine and Education Guest Editor, Gretchen Diemer, MD, FACP, Associate Dean of Graduate Medical Education and Affiliations, Thomas Jefferson University. Patients who have perforated diverticulitis with purulent peritonitis are frequently managed surgically with open colon resection and formation of a stoma.

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  3. Is it the doctor's fault if a patient doesn't want to come in?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2016 | Kevin, M.D.

    ... the patient to make an appointment. While a patient might think, for example, that I can diagnose and treat diverticulitis on the phone, I prefer a hands-on approach here. Should I write to my PPP (petulant polyp patient) and advise him that he ...

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  4. What's Up Doc? DiverticulosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... whether this is true. You may have heard that eating nuts and seeds is a risk factor for diverticula and diverticulitis, discussed below, but studies have shown this is a myth. However, certain medications such as anti-inflammatory and opiate ...

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  5. What's Up Doc? DiverticulosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... whether this is true. You may have heard that eating nuts and seeds is a risk factor for diverticula and diverticulitis, discussed below, but studies have shown this is a myth. However, certain medications such as anti-inflammatory and opiate ...

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