Doctors for Colonic Diverticular Disease in Pathribagh, Dehradun
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COLONIC DIVERTICULAR DISEASE
The Diverticulum is a sac like formation that sits in the colon’s wall. It comes in through the weak points present in the muscular wall of this organ and does not really belong to the colonic wall. This signifies the Colonic Diverticular Disease. The symptoms include haemorrhage, inflammation and a variety of other problems.
HOW IS COLONIC DIVERTICULAR DISEASE DIAGNOSED?
Diverticulitis, as well as diverticular disease, can be diagnosed with tests which include:
• Medical history.
• Blood test.
• Stool sample.
• Digital rectal exam.
• X-ray and barium enema.
HOW IS COLONIC DIVERTICULAR DISEASE TREATED?
The treatment will include the prescription of antibiotics as well as other medicines to help in the removal of abscess. Also, surgery like emergent sigmoid colectomy may be employed in order to treat particularly severe cases.
DID YOU KNOW?
This is a chronic disease which can last for years or can be lifelong