Diverticular Disease


Background

Pathophysiology

Diagnostics

Treatment

  1. ABCs, treat dehydration
  2. Diverticular pain
  3. Diverticular bleeding
  4. Diverticulitis

Disposition

  1. Admit for IVF, surgery consult & aggressive IV Abx if toxic or signs of peritoneal irritation
  2. Localized pain & NO signs of toxicity or other complications d/c with:
  3. Return to ED if