Small intestine diverticular disease

Last revised by Daniel J Bell on 9 Dec 2021

Small intestine diverticular disease is an uncommon form of diverticular disease and can be classified into disease affecting the:


It is much less common than colonic diverticular disease. The estimated prevalence of small bowel diverticula in the population is in the range of  0.5-2.3% 2.

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Cases and figures

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  • Case 2: with small bowel diverticulitis
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