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What is a reversal colostomy?

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Dr. George T Tsai
General Surgery 29 years experience
Reconnection: The reversal procedure is to re-establish colonic continuity so the patient can again eliminate via anus. Keep in mind that not all ostomies can or should be reversed.
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Last updated Apr 2, 2020
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