noun. inflammation of a diverticulum in the digestive tract (especially the colon); characterized by painful abdominal cramping and fever and constipation.
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Sentences with diverticulitis
1. Noun, singular or mass
It is generally not recommended to eat any whole seeds if you suffer from diverticulitis.
2. Verb, base form
Flaxseeds, though high in fiber, are a questionable food when it comes to diverticulitis due mostly to their impact on digestion.
3. Noun, plural
If you already have diverticulitis**, possible treatments include bed rest, pain medications and antibiotics.