What is diverticula?
What is diverticula?

A diverticulum (plural is diverticula) is a protrusion of the inner lining of the intestine through the outer muscular layer. The most common site for diverticula to develop is the lower left part of your colon.

Diverticulosis and diverticulitis
Diverticulosis and diverticulitis

Diverticulosis occurs when small, bulging pouches (called diverticula) develop in the digestive tract. When these pouches become inflamed or infected, the condition is called diverticulitis.

Colon diseases image
Colon diseases image

Diseases of the colon include such as: Colon Cancer, Colon Polyp, Crohn's Disease, Diverticulosis, Colorectal Cancer, Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), Bowel obstruction, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)

Capsule endoscopy
Capsule endoscopy

Capsule endoscopy is a procedure that uses a tiny wireless camera to take pictures of your digestive tract. This helps in diagnpsis of GI problems such as esophageal cancer.