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Who is a good candidate for colostomy irrigation?
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Dr. Wayne Wolf
Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Few
Occasionally irrigation of a colostomy may help if you're having problems with constipation.

In brief: Few
Occasionally irrigation of a colostomy may help if you're having problems with constipation.
Dr. Wayne Wolf
Dr. Wayne Wolf
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Dr. Alberto Sobrado
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Slow transit
Only for patients with a very slow GI transit ( days of constirpation).

In brief: Slow transit
Only for patients with a very slow GI transit ( days of constirpation).
Dr. Alberto Sobrado
Dr. Alberto Sobrado
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