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I have been following a few posts relating to diverticular problems, ive noticed a few people saying theyve had blood work, what is this please?

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    Hi Cara,

    I recently had a colonoscopy which showed severe diverticular disease and also had blood work. The blood work checks for inflammation and autoimmune disorders. Needless to say autoimmune results were on the low side. Hope this helps.

    Vivian

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    ah ha thankyou, I thought thats what it was but thought i would check as my Dr has never done that he just gives me antibiotics if mines playing me up
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    I am also guessing since we have diverticulitis some of us, like me, I am on a liquid diet and eat almost the same boring liquid food for few weeks now and the blood test can show that I am not anemic?
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