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Help after colectomy

Premium Questions

Dr. Ajit Naniksingh Kukreja MD

I recently had a total colectomy a month ago, due to colonic inertia, don't know what caused it ... after surgery. Bowels moved ok slow but ok, now I take reglan and keep taking i . The past few days I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ajit Naniksingh Kukreja ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Rahul Kumar MD

experience but has usually had poorside effects. After I get tired, nausea , visual disorientation , bloated ... in the hospital with perforation and subsiquently landed a colectomy . No one knows of the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Deepak Kishore Kaltari MD

I had total colectomy 4 months ago. I am still having 6-8 bowel movements most days. My diet is bland-no salads or raw vegetables and very little fruit yet. I have heard that it is very important ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak Kishore Kaltari ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Deepak Kishore Kaltari MD

I am recovering from a total colectomy , 8 weeks post surgery. I had 2 questions answered a week ... appetite is poor and I have not been eating enough solids to hasten or help recovery (Dr. also said). My ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak Kishore Kaltari ( Pediatrician)
Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

I had a total colectomy 3 months ago. I take two prescription medications for arthritis: 500mg Etodolac twice daily and 300mg Tramadol ER. I was taking these medications for at least a year before my ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)

Public Forum Discussions

Kathy Shattler MD

my husband had a colectomy 8 mos ago and we are still not what is correct to eat. H e has a lactose ... help you can offfer. thanks, sandi ... View answer

Answered by : Kathy Shattler ( Dietitian & Nutritionist)
Dr. Purva Patel MD

I had a sigmoid colectomy 3 weeks ago. Still in a tremendous amount of pain on left side - very localized- like an inflammation. Very debilitating. Opioids not helping. Advil does provide some relief ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Purva Patel ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

Hi, I have had a total colectomy and have a j-pouch due to FAP. I am suffering from severe back ... that is not helping my symptoms? Arthritis is in the lower spine also I forgot that part. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Veera Raghava Rao Buddha. MD

Hi, I have underwent a sigmoid colectomy in May 2013 due to a diverticulitus abscess forming ... into my rectum. Please help me to understand what is happening. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Veera Raghava Rao Buddha. ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Prashant Sharma MD

. recommended a total colectomy maybe saving 12 in. of the colon. I had too many polyps that were too large ... Female. What will my life be like after this surgery? What can I do in the weeks leading up ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prashant Sharma ( Oncologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

Hi,total polypectomy or colectomy is done