Reactive lymphoid follicles colon means? My sigmoid colon was removed by surgery due to cancer and re joined. Thanks sir. My colon cancer stages 3.
Reactive lymph nodes. are benign lymph nodes that are responding to inflammation or other insults.
What's the standard treatment of post op adhesions which causes obstruction in the small intestines after a sigmoid colon cancer surgery?
Each person is. Different, no true standard. First would be identification if true obstruction, partial or complete obstruction. Often initial treatment is IV fluid hydration & medication for pain & nausea. Serial physical exam & abdominal x-ray. If complete or unresolving obstruction, then surgery is performed to remove adhesions. Pain by itself is not an obstruction, unrelenting vomiting & no bowel movement is. Read more...