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Fellowship-Trained Colon and Rectal Surgeon W. Conan Mustain, M.D., Joins UAMS

W. Conan Mustain, M.D., colon and rectal surgeon LITTLE ROCK – Fellowship-trained colon and rectal surgeon W. Conan Mustain, M.D. has joined the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). He is an assistant professor in the UAMS College of Medicine Department of Surgery and sees patients at the UAMS Winthrop P. Rockefeller [...]

By | September 2nd, 2015|News Release|0 Comments

Diverticulitis

Diverticulitis Diverticula are small, bulging pouches located on the wall of the colon, or large intestine. If you have diverticula, you have diverticulosis, which usually goes unnoticed with no symptoms. However, if these diverticula become infected or inflamed from bacteria, it can evolve into diverticulitis, causing abdominal pain and other symptoms. There is no sure [...]

By | June 26th, 2015|Comments Off on Diverticulitis