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What exactly is an ileostomy takedown?

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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
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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
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