Diverticulosis and Diverticulitis (cont.)
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Diverticulosis is thought to be caused by increased pressure on the intestinal wall from inside the intestine.
Diverticulosis in developed countries is blamed largely on a diet low in fiber.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 5/29/2014
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