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. home recovering after the first surgery......now what? 1 tndadof2 0 Sun, March 01, 2015 2:04 PM tndadof2 home recovering after the first surgery......now what?
Sun, March 01, 2015 2:04 PM by tndadof2
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2. Should I do it? 2 tndadof2 46 Tue, February 17, 2015 10:40 PM jim96746 Should I do it?
Tue, February 17, 2015 10:40 PM by jim96746
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3. Resection surgery next week... 1 aladehoff 47 Wed, February 04, 2015 2:08 PM aladehoff Resection surgery next week...
Wed, February 04, 2015 2:08 PM by aladehoff
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4. HELP!! I am in hospital and need to make a decision 1 freakfishq 69 Sun, February 01, 2015 6:44 AM freakfishq HELP!! I am in hospital and need to make a decision
Sun, February 01, 2015 6:44 AM by freakfishq
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5. waking up from a routine colonoscopy and being told my your new GI we are cutting you open 1 boobird1982 47 Sat, January 31, 2015 10:55 PM boobird1982 waking up from a routine colonoscopy and being told my your new GI we are cutting you open
Sat, January 31, 2015 10:55 PM by boobird1982
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6. DALM (dyplasia) and 20years queiscent disease, and the future...support needed, desperately 2 thumprhare 32 Thu, January 29, 2015 10:16 AM thumprhare DALM (dyplasia) and 20years queiscent disease, and the future...support needed, desperately
Thu, January 29, 2015 10:16 AM by thumprhare
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7. should i have surgery to remove my entire lower digestive tract? 13 david0912 396 Thu, January 29, 2015 9:57 AM thumprhare should i have surgery to remove my entire lower digestive tract?
Thu, January 29, 2015 9:57 AM by thumprhare
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8. Symptoms of Crohn's flare with an ileostomy 1 klkleo4 29 Wed, January 28, 2015 4:52 PM klkleo4 Symptoms of Crohn's flare with an ileostomy
Wed, January 28, 2015 4:52 PM by klkleo4
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9. Low Grade Dysplasia and Crohn's 4 cnastro 41 Tue, January 27, 2015 12:45 PM 1stigmata1 Low Grade Dysplasia and Crohn's
Tue, January 27, 2015 12:45 PM by 1stigmata1
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10. Proctocolectomy?!? 3 madisondresler 105 Tue, January 27, 2015 2:39 AM 1stigmata1 Proctocolectomy?!?
Tue, January 27, 2015 2:39 AM by 1stigmata1
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11. First week after 2stage pull through surgery and closure of ileostomy 2 fourpelos 88 Tue, January 27, 2015 2:17 AM 1stigmata1 First week after 2stage pull through surgery and closure of ileostomy
Tue, January 27, 2015 2:17 AM by 1stigmata1
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12. Joint inflammation after ileostomy takedown surgery 1 mayakott 24 Sun, January 25, 2015 1:24 PM mayakott Joint inflammation after ileostomy takedown surgery
Sun, January 25, 2015 1:24 PM by mayakott
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