Diverticulitis is similar to many inflammatory bowel diseases and can be the cause of some severe discomfort. If you’re worried that you might be suffering from this condition, NYBG Colorectal is ready to help with diverticulitis treatment that will restore your full quality of life.
How Do I Know I Have Diverticulitis?
Unfortunately, diverticulitis comes along with symptoms that can also be seen with issues like stomach ulcers, irritable bowel syndrome, and other problems that relate to high levels of gastrointestinal inflammation. Coming in for a proper exam is the only way to know for sure that you’re dealing with diverticulitis, so we recommend scheduling an appointment with us if you’ve been experiencing any of the following:
- Frequent nausea
- Vomiting with or without a fever
- Abdominal tenderness
- Changes in bowel movement patterns
- Visibly bloody stool