What is Ileostomy?

Ileostomy is creation of an opening in the ileum to the exterior. It is done in cases of distal obstruction, some disease of the distal intestine etc.

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hi,my 2 months baby had ileostomy 20 days back and now he is suggested to gain weight of the baby for closure of ileostomy.after...

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As per the history of the baby that you have given, the...

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My brother has a partial bowel obstruction. We are trying to avoid the ER but am not sure what to do for him besides pedialyte and clear liquids....

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I have just had my bloods done (for a second time in 3 years) and my liver results have come back a bit high, yes I have the odd drink but is...

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