Living With An Colostomy- Info

It is needed when gastrointestinal tract is ill or impaired. This operation involves a part of the colon being attached to an opening in the abdomen’s skin. A Stoma is the opening that lets drain the waste. Then, the waste flows into a container called a colostomy container. Depending on the purpose a Colostomy can be temporary or permanent. Unless the purpose is temporary, when the intestine is healed the colostomy will be reversed. The Stoma will close in these situations.   In a colostomy, the surgeon must cut out the diseases or part of the colon injured. The more colon that can be used, the more robust the stool will become. For more details click living with an colostomy. Chrohn’s disease or Ulcerative Colitis patients feel nausea and a sudden desire to move the stool. A Colostomy A colostomy may be […]