Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Diverticulosis Incidence

Facts about diverticulosis:

  • About 30 percent of Americans over 60 years of age have diverticulosis.

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Last Updated: Apr 9, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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