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Swollen Stomach After Bowel Resection
Hi i'm 35 & week ago my abdomen has become swollen & hard & I have dull almost cramping pains off & on, I have regular bowel movements, ?
Bowel resection is the surgical removal of a portion of the small or large intestines due to an advancing disease. This procedure is performed if a portion of the bowel has been without oxygen for a long period and there is tissue death (necrosis), following discovery of some types of cancer, advanced infection of the bowel, or if the patient has repeated or persistent bowel obstruction (blockage). Some patients with diseases like ulcerative colitis or familial colon cancer may elect to have the procedure done to prevent ...Read more
Above my left hip I have a sharp shooting pain that worsens when I move. My left abdomen is swollen too. I am having regular bowel movements.
The top part my stomach is swollen out, and really tender. Is this from the colitis? The colonoscopy can back showing colitis of large intestine.T
My large intestine or stomach feel swollen and pressing up in my left chest cavity and I have dizzy spells when this happens, what can be going on?
Check it out: Poor digestion is a thought, but should see your doc. ...Read more
Hysterectomy w/ posterior repair: 2009.
Laproscopic bowel resection: 2011. Now same bowl symptoms as before. Probability of enterocele recurrence?
After a small bowel resection for Crohn's & now over 25 hospitalized bowel obstructions later, will HGH strengthen intestines, if not what should I do?
Not likely: Focus on making sure your inflammatory bowel disease is well controlled and overall good health. That means making sure you have good nutrition, are physically active, sleeping well and have good social support. Try to avoid for looking for too much pharmacotherapy for good health. Some is necessary but remember, particularly with hormones, it's easy create problems. Best of luck. ...Read more
The gastrointestinal tract starts at the mouth, travel down the tunnel (esophagus), which connects to the stomach, which then empties into the duodenum, jejunum, and ileum---the three parts of the small intestine (@25 feet). This empties into the colon or large intestine (about 5 feet), which then becomes the sigmoid colon, rectum and out the anus. So, every morsel eaten ...Read more
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