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Diverticulosis

Introduction: Diverticulosis

Description of Diverticulosis

Diverticulosis (medical condition): Diverticular disease includes both "diverticulosis" which is just protrusion of the colon wall, and ...more

Diverticulosis: See also:

Diverticular Disease:
  »Introduction: Diverticular Disease
  »Symptoms of Diverticular Disease
  »Causes of Diverticular Disease
  »Treatments for Diverticular Disease

Diverticulosis: presence of diverticula in the walls of the colon.
Source: WordNet 2.1

Diverticulosis: Related Topics

These medical condition or symptom topics may be relevant to medical information for Diverticulosis:

Diverticulosis as a Disease

Diverticulosis: Another name for Diverticular Disease (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Diverticular Disease
  »Symptoms of Diverticular Disease
  »Causes of Diverticular Disease
  »Treatments for Diverticular Disease

Diverticulosis: Related Diseases

Diverticulosis: Diverticulosis is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Causes of Diverticulosis

Some of the causes of Diverticulosis are included in the list below:

Symptoms of Diverticulosis (Diverticular Disease)

Some of the symptoms of Diverticulosis incude:

Treatments for Diverticulosis (Diverticular Disease)

Treatments for Diverticulosis (Diverticular Disease) include:

Treatment of Diverticulosis: For more treatment information about Diverticulosis, see treatment of Diverticular Disease (Diverticulosis)

Diverticulosis: Article Excerpts about Diverticular Disease

Many people have small pouches in their colons that bulge outward through weak spots, like an inner tube that pokes through... (Source: excerpt from Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis: NIDDK)

Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis: NIDDK (Excerpt)

Many people have small pouches in their colons that bulge outward through weak spots, like an inner tube that pokes through weak places in a... (Source: excerpt from Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis: NIDDK)

Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis: NIDDK (Excerpt)

When the pouches become infected or inflamed, the condition is called diverticulitis. This happens in 10 to 25 percent of people with... (Source: excerpt from Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis: NIDDK)

Diverticulosis as a Symptom

Diverticulosis (symptom): Type of Digestive symptoms.

More information on symptom: Digestive symptoms:

Diverticulosis: Related Disease Topics

These medical disease topics may be related to Diverticulosis:

  • lower gastrointestinal bleeding
  • lower GI bleeding
  • Meckel iliac diverticulum
  • congenital diverticula
  • peridiverticular inflammation
  • tenesmus
  • recurrent urinary tract infections
  • colovesicular fistulas
  • pneumaturia
  • feculent vaginal discharge

Terms associated with Diverticulosis:

Broader terms for Diverticulosis

Source - WordNet 2.1

Hierarchical classifications of Diverticulosis

The following list attempts to classify Diverticulosis into categories where each line is subset of the next.

WordNet 2.1

  • pathology
  • health problem,ill health,unhealthiness
  • pathological state
  • condition,status
  • state

Source: WordNet 2.1

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