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diverticulitis

[die-ver-tick-you-LIE-tis] inflammation in small pouches that form at weak points in the colon wall, which can cause slight bleeding and positive results on fecal occult blood tests (FOBTs) and fecal immunochemical tests (FITs). See also colon, fecal occult blood tests, fecal immunochemical tests.

Esophageal Cancer Survivor Moving Forward

... But in February 2014 a diagnosis of diverticulitis – a painful condition of
the colon – led to a colonoscopy and upper endoscopy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/survivorshipduringandaftertreatment/storiesofhope/esophageal-cancer-survivor-moving-forward

Erlotinib

... People who have had peptic ulcers, diverticulosis, or diverticulitis are at higher
risk, as are people taking steroids, aspirin-like drugs, or certain other ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/guidetocancerdrugs/erlotinib

Cancer Glossary

... diverticulitis Search [die-ver-tick-you-LIE-tis]. inflammation in small pouches
that form at weak points in the colon wall, which can cause slight ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=d

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Types of colostomies

... reaches the descending colon. Some of the colon problems that can
lead to a transverse colostomy include: Diverticulitis. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/ostomies/colostomyguide/colostomy-types-of-colostomies

Colon Therapy

... People with diverticulitis, ulcerative colitis, Crohn's disease, severe hemorrhoids,
rectal or colon tumors, or who are recovering from bowel surgery ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/manualhealingandphysicaltouch/colon-therapy

Metabolic Therapy

... (See Colon Therapy for more information.) People with diverticulitis, ulcerative
colitis, Crohn's disease, severe hemorrhoids, or rectal or colon ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/dietandnutrition/metabolic-therapy

Imatinib

... People who are being treated for a gastrointestinal stromal tumor or who have
had peptic ulcers, diverticulosis, or diverticulitis may be at higher risk ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/guidetocancerdrugs/imatinib

Colostomy: A Guide

... descending colon. Some of the colon problems that can lead to a transverse
colostomy include: • Diverticulitis. This is inflammation ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002823-pdf.pdf

Colostomía: una guía

... Algunos de los problemas que pueden surgir en el colon debido a una
colostomía transversa incluyen: • Diverticulitis. Ésta ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002822-pdf.pdf