Recent Examples of diverticulitis from the Web
The fun started last August for the Cardinals coach when he was hospitalized with what turned out to be diverticulitis, a disease that affects the digestive tract.
Years of answering that question in less than healthy ways finally caught up with Bradshaw last year, when the North Philly native was diagnosed with a severe case of diverticulitis, causing abscesses in his large intestines.
Lesnar first retired from MMA after losing to Alistair Overeem at UFC 141 in 2011, citing an ongoing battle with diverticulitis.
Increasing the volume of stool bulk, alleviating symptoms of constipation and decreasing the incidence of diverticulitis.
Now a new study suggests that one cause of diverticulitis may be eating red meat.
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Origin and Etymology of diverticulitis
First Known Use: circa 1900See Words from the same year
medical Definition of diverticulitis
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