Diverticulitis and diverticulosis - discharge

Diverticular disease - discharge

You were in the hospital to treat diverticulitis. This is an infection of an abnormal pouch (called a diverticulum) in your intestinal wall. This article tells you how to take care of yourself when you leave the hospital.

When You're in the Hospital

What to Expect at Home

Self-care

Diet

When to Call the Doctor