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Disease Diverticulosis, Colonic

Name Diverticulosis, Colonic
Synonym Colonic Diverticulosis
Definition A pathological condition characterized by the presence of a number of COLONIC DIVERTICULA in the COLON. Its pathogenesis is multifactorial, including colon aging, motor dysfunction, increases in intraluminal pressure, and lack of dietary fibers.
Categories Digestive system disease
MeSH® ID D043963

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DiseasesDigestive System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gastrointestinal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Intestinal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Colonic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Diverticulosis, Colonic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Diverticulosis, Colonic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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