What is diverticulitis?

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jt80
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   Posted 2/15/2009 7:42 PM (GMT -6)   
Hey everyone I keep coming across the word diverticulitis what is diverticulitis? can you guys please let me know thanks.

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   Posted 2/16/2009 3:42 AM (GMT -6)   
In a nutshell, it's when pockets form in your colon and then get inflamed from food being stuck in 'em.
Check out this Wikipedia link with much more detailed info.
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