Diverticulosis


Diverticulosis

Diverticulosis occurs when part of the colon bulges through a muscular layer into the abdomen, called diverticula. Learn about this condition, possible complications, and what you should do if you have diverticulosis.

Medical Reviewer: Cunningham, Louise, RN
Medical Reviewer: Watson, L Renee, MSN, RN

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