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... Hello everyone. I've been reading for days on this forum and did not see my situation so I'm going to post a question, but first, a little background. ... (8 replies)
... old husband has to have his sigmoid colon removed after recurrent diverticulitis attacks. ... (7 replies)
... Hi kitnkate When do you follow up with your doctor? If you don't see improvement by then you will want to let him/her know you are having difficulties. I thought I was healing properly and going through all of the normal stages, until my most recent followup on Tuesday. At nearly 6 weeks post-op I was told I should be having normal bm's without any difficulty. ... (8 replies)

... Well, if you asked me, you have landed in the perfect place! this is the place! There are more than enough veteran colon resecties here to give you great advice! ... (7 replies)
... Hello resection friends, I'm impressed by all the "rapid recovery" stories! ... (419 replies)
... The quack removed 18 inches of colon and sewed up the hole in the bladder caused by the fistula. ... (419 replies)
... I just found this board, wow. I had a "surprise" open colon resection 3 weeks ago. I went in for urologic surgery which involved removing a cyst from my bladder and my belly button. ... (419 replies)
... So here I sit, two weeks post op, and I'm feeling better every day. ... (90 replies)
... I had my open colon resection on 8-2-2004 and just got home yesterday. My surgery went swimmingly (6-7 inches of diseased colon removed, and the surgeon cleaned up some adhesions and a developing fistula to the small bowel) and my post-op course was pretty much uneventful. Pain, to be honest, was the least of my problems. The nasogastric tube, on the other hand, earned my... (11 replies)
... You won't be eating immediately after surgery, of course. You'll be on IVs for a few days, keeping you nice and hydrated while your bowel resection heals a little. Once the doc is satisfied the bowel is passing things through, you'll get to eat real food again. ... (162 replies)
... Hi, Just saw your post and the one after you and decided to post about my experience. I had colon resection for diverticulitis on Feb. 2nd so that makes me about 6 weeks post op. To answer your question I did have back pain for about 2 weeks mostly while laying down. ... (23 replies)
... I work for the Post Office and am on my feet all day. I can get by with no lifting, but I will still be on my feet. ... (10 replies)
... that some patients seem to get after colon resection surgery. I would really be careful of taking any prescription meds from anyone without first checking with your docs. ... (5 replies)
... Hello I was diagnosed with diverticulitis January 2010, took the antibiotics.. and three days later had a relapse with micro perforation and was hospitalized with IV antibiotics for 6 days.. the surgeon on staff told me the surgery was recommended as an emergency one could have resulted in a colostomy. I had the colon resection 04/23/10 and it apparently went ok.. was... (11 replies)
... I am 7 days post op having had a lap procedure and nearly 2 feet of my terribly infected colon removed. I can SOOOOOOOOO relate to resection man, aka supreme colon. ... (162 replies)
Colon resection
May 3, 2010
... of a bottle of magnesium citrate and it produced immediately! I am sure as heck not letting myself get backed up being only 9 days post op! ... (2 replies)
... I am six in half weeks post colon resection. Suppose to be lap but ended up with open colectomy. I had the surgery for diverticulitis and it ended up being much more extensive. ... (4 replies)
... I had a colon resection 8 weeks ago to remove a twist in my colon. Most of my sigmoid colon was removed. ... (1 replies)
... Long Post .... ... (419 replies)
Feb 11, 2005
... t of yesterday in ER with my guy, who is battling a boulder in his ureter, yep a kidney stone. Having been that route myself, I'm not sure I wouldn't go through colon resection again before one of those. ... (104 replies)

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