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How to gain weight after colectomy

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Dr.  Shafi Ullah Khan MD

I had a full colectomy in May 2012 and seem to be gaining weight no matter how well I eat. Could this be caused by the loss of my large intestine? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shafi Ullah Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Klerida Shehu MD

condition and it I'm looking for advice on how her condition could impact any future relationship. She has colitis and had a total colectomy in XXXXXXX She said how she dropped a lot of weight.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klerida Shehu ( Gastroenterologist)
Dr. Grzegorz Stanko MD

I had a total colectomy 7 weeks ago. How long can I expect to recover: normal stools, more energy, etc.? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Grzegorz Stanko ( General Surgeon)
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.  Chobufo Ditah MD

I underwent a partial colectomy (removal of my lower colon to the rectum ) a little over 3 weeks ... better and today after a somewhat brisk walk I started cramping worse. Is this normal? Will the cramping ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Akhtarhusain MD

horrow stories abou weight gain after this procedure. How much can you eat, and if the weight comes on quickly, how can it come off? what is the reason for weight... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusain ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Anders Mark Christensen MD

After laparoscopic R colectomy and recovery, is it possible that food absorbs differently and cause weight gain? My eating habits are the same, exercising back to presurgery, but noticing... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anders Mark Christensen ( General Surgeon)
Ssulthana82 MD

I had a subcolectomy about a year and a half ago. I ve gained about 30 lbs. No one seems to have an answer. I tried weight loss plans, exercising (including zumba). I am hungry all the time and have up ... View answer

Answered by : Ssulthana82 ( Dietitian & Nutritionist)
Dr.  Shoaib Khan MD

I recently had a reversal colrectamy surgery, about three weeks ago and for the last four days have had pain on the side the stoma is on, hurts to even lift the leg on that side. Shouldn t the pain be improving instead of... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

My young nephew had a partial colectomy nearly 3 weeks ago, and the last 2 days has had abdominal pain that has him lying down--he says it s not too bad but I m worried because he s had no pain at all ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash ( Ophthalmologist)

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Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

Hi,total polypectomy or colectomy is done