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Diverticulitis - Symptoms

Symptoms of diverticulitis may last from a few hours to several days. These symptoms may include:

Complications also can cause symptoms. If an abnormal opening (fistula) develops between the colon and the vagina or the colon and the urethra, you may pass air or stool from the vagina or the urethra.

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Other conditions, such as irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) or a urinary tract infection, may cause symptoms similar to diverticulitis.

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    Last Updated: November 14, 2014
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