What are the symptoms of a Meckel's diverticulum ulcer?

Advertisement
Advertisement

A Meckel's diverticulum pouch without the presence of ulcers is often hard to diagnose, especially in adults, because of an absence of symptoms. The presence of a Meckel's diverticulum ulcer makes the condition easier to diagnose because it causes more symptoms. You may experience abdominal pain, vomiting, and nausea. The most indicative symptom for a Meckel's diverticulum ulcer is gastrointestinal bleeding.

Continue Learning about Digestive Health

Important: This content reflects information from various individuals and organizations and may offer alternative or opposing points of view. It should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. As always, you should consult with your healthcare provider about your specific health needs.