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August 13, 2022 – Discussing Diverticulitis

Dr. Marianne T. Ritchie August 10, 2022 142

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Listen to Your Radio Doctor®, August 13, 2022 – at 5 p.m. EST

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Tune in on Saturday, August 13, 2022, with host Dr. Marianne Ritchie to learn about diverticulitis.

Discussing Diverticulitis – Diverticulosis is a common condition of the colon which occurs in 60% of adults over age 60. About 4-15% of these patients will develop “diverticulitis,” which can present as a mild case or lead to serious illness. Learn about the important distinction in these terms and how to recognize symptoms from a national expert.

Meet Our Guest:

Neil Stollman, MD, AGAF, FACP, FACG

  • Associate Professor of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco
  • Chief, Division of Gastroenterology, Alta Bates Summit Medical Center
  • Board of Trustees, American College of Gastroenterology

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