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What happens during an ostomy reversal surgery?
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General Surgery 27 years experience
Reconnection: During surgery, the healthy portions of your bowel is reconnected to re-establish GI continuity. Depends on the type of your ostomy and the overall healing inside your abdomen, at times the procedure can be done laparoscopically or through the ostomy itself.
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