A 36-year-old member asked:
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What can I expect after a j-pouch procedure?

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Dr. Wendell Goins
41 years experience in General Surgery
Frequent loose BM: Those patients who have a j-pouch usually have many adjustments to make, however those that really needed it are ultimately better for it.
Answered on Nov 2, 2012

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