Diverticulitis

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hi, I was diagnosed with diverticulitis and ulcerative colitis a few years ago, I have had a couple of flare ups but the last one last week was the worst I have had, I was loosing blood and weight, I have been given treatment now but cannot put the weight back on, does any one else have this problem?

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    Hi joy. I have ulcerative colitis also . It's very debilitating and can cause tremendous pain. I sympathize with you. I would advise a visit to yr gp and ask for r e referral to see a consultant in gastrointestinal conditions. It's yr right. Take care

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      I had a colonoscopy on Monday and he confirmed what I already knew, it's just a nuisance having the stomach cramps and having been unwell for so long it has taken its toll, thank you for your advice. 

       

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