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a herniation through the muscular wall of a tubular organ (especially the colon)

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Damage to the bladder wall may lead to the development of diverticuli and pouching.
It may be that a combination of both metabolic abnormalities and urinary stasis influence stone formation in calyceal diverticuli.
1) Anatomic anomalies that may aid in stone formation include bladder diverticuli (3) and genital prolapse.
Arechiga sent the patient directly to Rio Grande Regional Hospital for treatment of a perforated diverticuli.
You can see if the dye is not going through, but if this happens you have no idea of the location of the blockage or if there is some diverticuli or anomalies in the proximal tube," he said in an interview.