2 doctors weighed in:

What exactly is an ileostomy takedown?

2 doctors weighed in

In brief: Repair

Take the ileostomy apart from the skin close the abdominal, opening re hook the bowel together inside.

In brief: Repair

Take the ileostomy apart from the skin close the abdominal, opening re hook the bowel together inside.
Dr. Creighton Wright
Dr. Creighton Wright
Thank
Dr. Arthur Heller
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: Surgical improvement

Ileostomy takedown is a surgical procedure to reattach the ileum to another part of the bowel, either ileum or part of the colon.

In brief: Surgical improvement

Ileostomy takedown is a surgical procedure to reattach the ileum to another part of the bowel, either ileum or part of the colon.
Dr. Arthur Heller
Dr. Arthur Heller
Thank
Read more answers from doctors