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... My father had an ileostomy done on the 30th June which is scheduled to be reversed late September or early October. He too is experiencing a discharge from his anus. ... (1 replies)
... As the title says I had my ileostomy with pouch created 6 weeks ago. I'm having a lot of discomfort in the anus still. I still spend much time sitting on the toilet with discharge. ... (1 replies)
... radiation, then surg with ileostomy. 3 mo later had 3 mo chemo, 3 mo after had reversal. Had lot of diarehha during chemo. ... (2 replies)

... To everyone that is thinking about a reversal or unhappy with the one they have. ... (20 replies)
... My 66 year old father has been through so much in this past year and I really need to try to find him some relief. He was dx with stage 3 rectal cancer in March 09. He underwent radiation and chemo until the middle of May when my brother was killed in a motorcycle accident. ... (0 replies)
... Radiation can cause problems with the bowels for quite a while. I had radiation and chemo for a cancerous polyp. I had a resection and then more chemo. ... (7 replies)
... I was 50 for my reversal. Yes I have had problems over the past 4 years but things have improved. I am sure younger individuals would have an easier time but I do not regret the reversal. ... (20 replies)
... My doctor is trying to discourage me from having a reversal. He said because of my age, in my 60's it is a lot harder on older people. He mentioned a lot of the problems I am seeing posted about having it. ... (20 replies)
... so I had a pump on for two days after my treatment. I have a little bit of tingling in my hands and feet, it's been 9 months since my last treatment. I have no problems with digestion. I had my ileostomy reversal 7 months ago. My eyes sometimes feel a little dry but I think this is due to the lomotil I take. ... (1 replies)
Ileostomy reversal
Jul 16, 2008
... I was told that everybody reacts differently after a reversal. There is no set problems or guidelines to follow as each person will be different. ... (20 replies)
... I have come to terms with the fact that I will never function like I did before. I where sanitary pads most days , just in case. ... (20 replies)
... It was only the one time but then my bag was empty. After a few hours the doc on the phone told me to continue with alot of fluid and to lay down. My bag started to fill and I guess I may have had a clogged stoma. I don't know just so frustrated. ... (5 replies)
... the surgeon to operate. 10mm is still sufficient to resect and reattach, causing you to NOT have a permanently colostomy. You WILL MOST LIKELY have a temporary ileostomy to divert stool and allow the resection and connection to heal, before permitting stool to enter that area. ... (8 replies)
New here
Aug 22, 2006
... July 11th, Larry was back in surgery for his reversal. So far he is doing well. Food is going in and food is going out. He has no problems with incontinence. He had major skin problems with almost every pouching system he tried so we are thankful to have him pooping the old fashion way. ... (8 replies)
Pet scan problems
Aug 11, 2006
... expanded after my last surgery. Any "abnormal" PET results should be followed up with a CT scan and compared to prior CT scans. ... (2 replies)
Recovery Time?
Jul 10, 2005
... Im sorry to hear you had trouble with the ileostomy.. and had to have the permanent.. but glad to hear you say your healthy!! ... (302 replies)
... e aggressively, or so he says. Well in my eyes, he REALLY overdid it, and I could only get through a third of the regimen. I still have problems, chronic pain, problems with urinating, fecal incontinence, etc. ... (79 replies)
... I had a rectal resection in Jan 04 and had and ileostomy until may 04. Since they rehooked me, I've had nothing but problems. ... (11 replies)
... I was diagnosed with rectal cancer 10 months ago, have had radiotherapy and then an anterior resection leaving me with a temporary ileostomy. ... (0 replies)
... I adapted quite quickly to having to wear an appliance. I had a temporary ileostomy for six months before having it changed to a permanent colostomy. ... (7 replies)




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