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... I have had my ileostomy for 9 yrs now and it all started when i had my dx of bowel c. I had 12 major op's in 12mths. ... (2 replies)
Recovery Time?
Aug 27, 2005
... Smart Cookie.. You know what im going to say and what u need to do!!! Get the colonoscopy done ... U know that.. I also went in for Haemaroids... and ended up diagnosed with stage 2+ bowel cancer. Dont panic.. get it early and then they can fix it.. Please Maz x (302 replies)
... Operation you have had a very bad time my sympathy. ... (10 replies)

... and was getting quite large it turned out that it was the bowel coming through the wound, and was quite large now. ... (10 replies)
... I had bowel resection on Aug. ... (10 replies)
... or says it is normal and part of the healing process. I walked out of his surgery so relieved, and he was right, it eventually went. I wish you well and a fast recovery from the pain as it is quite awful. ... (10 replies)
... I had emergency bowel surgery 10 weeks ago. ... (10 replies)
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... Hi again, Since posting last month I am concerned about a sharp knife like pain that always accompanies coughing and sneezing, but sometimes when moving in certain directions, while the same movement produces nothing another time. It also hurts to stand or sit also, but at other times all is well.. The pain is now on the side of the resection. Has anyone experienced this... (10 replies)
... Hi Thankyou for replying. Yes, you have described the pain exactly, and sometimes it feels that it is linked to using my bladder. It is now 7 weeks and that has eased up, but with the coughing and sneezing, I think, there is a back problem, but that is also easing. I feel for you and wish you well with your recovery. If only 1 week out from your op, I am sure each week... (10 replies)
... Hi! I just had to have an emergency bowel resection on august 20th. I went in for a d and c and my gyno ended up lacerating my bowel and had to have 3 inches of it removed. Anyway, I also have that pain on my side right side actually. Kinda feels like a non stop anoying pulled muscle. ... (10 replies)
... Hi, I am sorry if this is a repetitive posting, but I have read some of the responses to recovery following bowel resection, and I am not sure that I have found the answer that I am looking for. ... (10 replies)
... Hi all as the title of this thread reads i am a 26 year old male who has been diagnosed with rectal cancer. Through MRI's and CT's and such my cancer has been graded T3 with no evidence of lymph node envolvment. I have endured 5 weeks of chemotherapy with the 24 hr. ... (13 replies)
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May 19, 2005
... Hd my 4th chemo treatment two days ago and gotta admit as time goes by the effects are getting slightly worse. Cant complain tho ay? ... (302 replies)
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Oct 30, 2004
... colon cancer and did chemo twice? ... (302 replies)
... When my husband was first diagnosed with bowel cancer, we knew that it had already spread to liver. So about 4 weeks after the bowel surgery they decided to start him on chemo. This was to shrink the tumors in his liver as they were so many, too big and all in the wrong place !!!! ... (4 replies)
... Two weeks is a small amount of time compared to 3 months for a colonoscopy. ... (68 replies)
... preciate that this is not news you want to hear or deal with. I don't want to give your advice or speculate, but I think the measurements are the location in the bowel and not the size. ... (20 replies)
... Thanks so much Gael I feel so relieved and not so worried now,I am 10 weeks after surgery will let you know how I am after 11 weeks ???? Di (10 replies)
... Things for me have greatly improved, but it does take time, lots of time. As you recover and time goes by you will find out what works best for you. Some foods may need to be avoided and maybe metamucil is not right for you. ... (3 replies)


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