Dealing With Surgery / Life After Surgery

Facing surgery for your Crohn's or colitis can be frightening. Share your concerns, and learn what to expect during and after surgery by talking with others who have been through it. If you've had surgery already, be sure to share your experience to help others in the community.

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1. meds vs surgery 3 mju 79 Wed, April 16, 2014 6:44 AM sandee
2. 22 Diagnosis at 6: Crohns for 16yrs: If Anyone Needs Someone to Talk Too I'm Here 1 caitwith9lives 2 Mon, April 14, 2014 1:07 AM caitwith9lives
3. My son (12 yrs old Dx UC) is having the first of 2 surgeries this Tues...any advice for adolescents? 3 victorsmom 39 Mon, April 14, 2014 1:06 AM caitwith9lives
4. Strictureplasty issues 1 lindabake 27 Tue, April 01, 2014 12:06 PM lindabake
5. Facing the decsion of getting whole colon out and living with bag for rest of life 3 ggross 113 Fri, March 28, 2014 3:47 PM ggross
6. dehydration post-surgery 7 angie99353 101 Fri, March 28, 2014 10:28 AM nrussell1961
7. One week post Colectomy Surgery 1 tootsietuch 104 Tue, March 11, 2014 7:52 AM tootsietuch
8. Living with problems after ulcerative colitis surgery 6 kasey6687 231 Sat, March 01, 2014 12:57 AM lenoralouise
9. Facing colectomy and would like some insight 12 kealie 547 Tue, February 25, 2014 1:20 PM forresbj
10. Traveling Thailand, Facing Severe Illnes/Colectomy Issues..At Risk? 1 forresbj 23 Tue, February 25, 2014 1:04 PM forresbj
11. I am facing a total colectomy - pros and cons anyone? 8 richierich 229 Fri, February 21, 2014 11:26 PM lifenlemonade
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