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... I had a laproscopic Colon Resection about 7 years ago for Diverticulitis.....they removed about 8 inches of my colon at the time. ... (4 replies)
... Hi, my husband had a laproscopic colon resection done last Friday, the 14th of October due to a large tumor in his intestine which was cancerous. ... (4 replies)
... ght that I had diverticulitis and I was treated for that with antibiotics. When I didn't feel any relief, I demanded a CT Scan that showed intussusception of my colon which then prompted a full colonoscopy that revealed my tumor. ... (5 replies)

... c of it's size, and that laparoscopic surgery is necessary. They have to make an incision in his belly, open him up, do a colon resection, and stitch everything back up. ... (3 replies)
... I can say for myself when I had my colon resection at 29, it took me at least 3 to 4 months to fully recover. ... (1 replies)
... I had colon resection surgery done in Vancouver last year. ... (6 replies)
Colon Resection
Jul 23, 2004
... my mother and grandmother both suffered with it. My mother had open colon resection surgery two years ago. My grandmother's condition went undiagnosed and eventually turned into peritonitis. She died at age 56. ... (9 replies)
... Some back gound info. 10 months ago I had colon resection, stage III. ... (5 replies)
... for pain in the iv and percocet. don't know when we are going home. BTW this is his first ever surgery. He is 56yrs old. The dr did take out about 5" of his colon since they couldn't get an immediate result from pathology. He is eating some foods. but having alot of double over pain. ... (4 replies)
... months. Her house is big enough in that we could stay downstairs so she'd still have some privacy upstairs and I'd be close enough so that I could help her with recovery and looking after things within the house. My husband would be on hand to help with the children. ... (1 replies)
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... I had a colon resection in November of last year. I had Stage 1 Sigmoid Colon Cancer. I had a laproscopic resection and was in the hospital for 5 days. They removed 8 inches of my sigmoid colon and 2 inches of my rectum. Recovery was good...a bit slow.... ... (7 replies)
... I had a colon resection done laproscopically. That does leave a smaller scar and my doctor said the recovery time was not significantly different. He also said that he would not know for sure if it would be done laproscopically until he was in there. ... (7 replies)
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... I lost most of my descending colon and part of the transverse. Fortunately the colon was of the same size and I did not need a temp colostomy before it could be joined. I had very few problems witrh recovery and no nausea. ... (1 replies)
... was depleted from three years of being ill before the colon cancer diagnosis was finally made. she had a third of her colon removed the end of september. she is still not doing really well. ... (1 replies)
... I will not lie to you, I had it done lap. and it was still a good 3 month recovery from complications, which from most people I have met that have had colon resection, is not uncommon. ... (17 replies)
... in the ascending colon with Ileocecal valve also removed. The polyp could not be removed during colonoscopy since it is flat against the colon wall. Doc did a biopsy and no malignancy was found. It was recommended that I have the surgery which can be done via Laperoscopy. ... (17 replies)
... I have done 4 or 5 colon preps now including the one for my colon resection. I have done the gallon of GoLytely, Fleets Phospha Soda, Magnesium Citrate, and the 32 Osmo Pill Prep. ... (6 replies)
... Wishing you all the very best for the surgery and a speedy recovery. We look forward to hearing from you when you are up to it. Love and prayers, Alison (2 replies)

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