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... dominal pain. I originaly thought I was ovulating, but I am on the pill and that should not happen. When my doctor checked me the first thing she asked me does Diverticulitis run in the family? ... (7 replies)
... Hi boston, I was in the hospital 6 days. I had diverticulitis, i have had diver since 1993, had many flare ups over the years. The doc said it was time to stop messing around and get surgery!! Mine never perforated,just badly infected each time it flared up. I probably was hospitalizied about 10 times or more over the years. They started coming closer each time. I even watched... (185 replies)
... l since I have gotten home. I drove my car, did some shopping and cleaned up some small stuff I had around the house 2 days after I got home. I cannot tell you how great it feels to feel good again. I eat small meals and take care to rest when I tire. ... (185 replies)

... Yes, I have and it continues to be a problem. (3 replies)
... Went to see my GP this morning, who feels it may be connected to my bladder and not bowels, but I'm not convinced... ... (3 replies)
... rrr111 did a good job of describing how an attack of diverticulitis feels. Mine usually starts as a dull ache in my lower left side, and then gets progressively worse. I want to just lie on the couch, and usually am not hungry. ... (24 replies)
... No ct, contrast, bairum nothing. Then says I'm fine and healthy, and he can't see any type of preforations, and I don't have cancer or he would feel it. I asked how can you be so sure of what I have when you didn't use contrast dye or anything. He then again replyed back with a smart remark. ... (8 replies)
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... and has quite a few withdrawl symptons when you stop. His doctor had him slowly cut his dosage each day until he finally stopped taking them completely and thats how he was able to deal with it. It is a process of weaning yourself like you stated on here earlier...... Good luck!! ... (185 replies)
... All in all I am eating well, feeling good and each day feels better than the one before. ... (185 replies)
... Thats true if you're a good candidate for the laporoscopic colectomy. Your surgeon will have the final say as it depends on how much of the colon has to be resected ,the stage of your disease on the Hinchey scale, the severity of your attacks and the risk of anastomotic breakdown (leakage at the junctures when the colon is rejoined). If he feels there is a higher than average... (22 replies)
... The pain seems different now, it almost feels like there is a small balloon blown up in my left abdomen just about even with my belly button. ... (25 replies)
... I'm curious though, how much pain should I be having in my lower abdomen to be concerned? ... (2 replies)
Diverticulitis
Apr 19, 2004
... I was talking with my wife tonight about how she felt. She feels good, I feel good. Mostly, we feel good. Sometimes we just get a little edgy, then, it is time to pray, and dig up more information about what is on our minds. ... (55 replies)
The Water Closet
May 21, 2004
... As far as you having to have more surgery...if you have diverticulitis that the doctor feels has a good chance of rupturing...he may want to take out the area which is posing the infection. I don't know... ... (165 replies)
Really scared
Jan 28, 2003
... other I did not see show up. I am really scared cause I have diverticulitis and no urge at all to go.NONE! ... (12 replies)
... and I had GAINED 3 pounds!! How DOES that happen? ... (6 replies)
... feel like im going to die, The pain in my stomach area feels like either my stomach or my bowel is splitting open. If i take one single sip of water the pain makes me want to faint. ... (4 replies)
... ing from my own personal experience of dealing with chronic constipation for all my life up until two years ago I decided I needed to make changes in my diet and how much water I was drinking and having a set schedule for sitting on the toilet to move my bowels. ... (7 replies)
... e to the point where I just gave up. He will only focus on one thing...My neck. I believe it was due to the fact he could easily refer me to a specialist. The diverticulitis and total inability to empty my bowel, seem to have been forgotten. ... (8 replies)


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