Living with an ileostomy can seem daunting for many new patients, but when it comes to your diet, it doesn’t have to be.
The colostomy is a technique that causes around 40% of complications secondary to this technique.
Normal stomas have a debit that varies between 500-1,000 ml per day due to ileostomies. The limit from which a stoma is considered to be producing a high debit is not clearly defined.
There are different options for open surgical parastomal hernia repair. Your surgeon will select one
A closed ostomy system is one of the types of ostomy pouches available to patients. Find out more about them here.
A stoma and ostomy are related but are not the same. They are mistakenly considered synonyms. A stom
An ostomy is a temporary or permanent surgical opening made in the abdominal wall. The opening occur
Fiber helps and benefits Crohn’s Disease patients, but some of them find it difficult to digest and sometimes it worsens their symptoms. Find out more here.
Ostomy patients, whether with a colostomy, ileostomy or a urostomy, are prone to Parastomal Hernias