Aderonke Akingbola: Diverticulitis

By Aderonke F. Akingbola, MD
Nov 16, 2010  

Dr. Aderonke Akingbola discusses Diverticulitis. Diverticulitis is a disease of the digestive system.  This is a condition that occurs in large intestine involving inflammation or infection of areas in the large intestine.  People most at risk are in the middle aged or elderly age range.  The symptoms include abdominal pain, fever and nausea.  Diverticulitis becoming a more common condition. Treatment options are also discussed.

Dr. Akingbola practices at the Multi-Specialty Health Center - Kenner, located on W. Esplanade Ave. and at Ochsner Medical Center - Kenner. She can be reached at (504) 842-7690.

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