Diverticulitis is the inflammation of the diverticuli. Diverticuli is the abnormal outpouching of the large intestine wall. A patient in this condition can present with abdominal pain, fever, and diarrhea. Few can remain asymptomatic as well. Treatment depends upon the severity.
Inflammation of the outpouched part of the large intestinal wall, that is, inflammation of the diverticuli.
The exact cause is not clearly understood, but risk factors are as follows:
These symptoms present according to the grade of severity.
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