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... for many months after surgery. At first, most protein was from eggs and dairy, then fish and poultry, and finally meat. ... (90 replies)
... The doctors didn't tell me foods that I couldn't eat. I was also told to be on soft bland diet for a couple of weeks. I had 2 attacks of diverticulitis in less than 1 year and I'm only 39 years old. ... (5 replies)
... I also had colon resection surgery. It was on the 4th of this month.The dr. ... (5 replies)

... I'd be interested in knowing what your nutritionist recommended for your diet after your resection. Knowledge is power! ... (90 replies)
... y surgeon performs this specialized procedure and not every case of diverticulitis lends itself to it. Mine didn't, largely because of prior perforations of the colon and resulting complications. I'm recovering nicely from an open resection. ... (11 replies)
... lot of people are depending upon him as well. Everyone will probably be better off in the long run if he gets his part done, and then he can circle back to you after closing. ... (419 replies)
Resection of Colon
Jan 26, 2005
... One GI recently told me to think about going on a low fiber diet beause the fiber is causing so much pain by just sittin gin my colon. ... (37 replies)
... op. People who went back to full diet appear to have done just as well, so just follow whatever diet your doc orders and you'll do just fine. ... (162 replies)
Feb 16, 2005
... Crystal, because I had suffered diarrhea for years because of chronic diverticulitis and perforations, I didn't know what to expect after surgery. Watery was the norm for me. ... (104 replies)
... my biggest fear was that I might never have an actual BM. It took three more days for that to happen. Things can get pretty slow after surgery. When I went for my two week check in with the surgeon, he listened to my belly and said, "Sure is quiet in there. Did you bring it with you? ... (162 replies)
... you had done. Sounds like an amazing surgery and you came through with colors flying. The pain part is soooo individual. I also remember pain right after surgery, especially coming out of anesthesia, but then it became an afterthought once I was in ICU and thereafter. The tiredness was an issue once I got home. ... (419 replies)
... I am a 39 male. I am having my lap sig colon resection this Friday, April 23, 2004. I have had five bouts of diverticulitis under my belt. One landed me in the hospital. ... (162 replies)
... I am also no longer taking Miralax. After seeing my surgeon again, he said that he believes it is not normal for one to be taking Miralax daily for a prolonged period of time. ... (5 replies)
... I had a colon resection about 18 months ago and can totally understand where you're at in terms of wanting to know what to expect. ... (6 replies)
... the tenderness is caused by trapped gas in your colon that causes cramping as well as spasms. Gas is caused by some foods that you eat but it is mostly caused by swallowing air as you eat and swallow. ... (2 replies)
... I want to thank everyone who has contributed to this discussion. I will be undergoing an open colon resection on Monday, August 2. It's an elective surgery following an emergency hospitalization back in April for acute diverticulitis with a perforated colon. ... (419 replies)
... Sturgeon....the recuperation after the surgery is far different than after a colonoscopy. It is major abdominal surgery, not to scare you, but it does take time before you are back to yourself. Of course everyone is different. ... (162 replies)
... or loose. But that went away after a week or so. ... (419 replies)
... well I learned a lot and took very good care of her and today she is doing great. Her diet was different and I was very careful... ... (17 replies)
... Hi, I am about 7 months into a resection and am happy to see that there is a site for this because I had the full incision surgery due to an emergency situation. ... (8 replies)

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