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Dr. Arun Prasad
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Losing 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. Grzegorz Stanko MD

20 pounds since her surgery which was a month ago. She continues to lose weight, always feeling ...My mother had a partial colectomy . She has been having chronic diarrhea since her surgery. She ... View answer

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

colitis and had a total colectomy in XXXXXXX She said how she dropped a lot of weight. She had another ... all of the time? 5. Will she be able to put back on weight? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klerida Shehu ( Gastroenterologist)
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. 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)

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Dr.   Saad Sultan MD

is very healthy, am not losing weight (weigh 118 or so) and do not consume a lot of alcohol. A week ago ...I am a 63 year old woman who had a partial colectomy (16 inches removed) 3 months ago due ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saad Sultan ( General & Family Physician)
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 gain after this... 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 weight... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anders Mark Christensen ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Siddiq Ullah Shah MD

I had a total colectomy in 2009 and iliostomy take down with a S pouch takedown in 2010 .. I keep losing weight can t seem to hold anything inside for very long and have chronic pain .i am trying to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Siddiq Ullah Shah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Charles S Narasi MD

feeling very thirsty especially at night, also feeling very tired. Im also trying to lose a bit of weight ...Hi, I have crohns disease I have had a right hemi- colectomy about 6 yrs ago. I was... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Charles S Narasi ( Gastroenterologist)

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Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

Hi,total polypectomy or colectomy is done