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IBD by nitinsyal Patient Expert effects. PathophysiologyThe pathophysiology of IBD is under active investigation. The common end pathway... can be limited to the rectum (proctitis); to the rectum, sigmoid, and descending colon (left-sided colitis); or...
Surgery for large bowel cancer by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert -colectomy. Either the left side or the right side may be removed. Some people have a sigmoid-colectomy, (removal of the sigmoid colon), or a transverse colectomy (removal of the transverse colon). After surgery...
Types of Ostomies. by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert you have will depend on your illness, defect, etc: Ileostomy, Brooke's Ileostomy, Colectomy, Proctocolectomy An Ileostomy (or... that really worked) or colectomy ) is what I have. My stoma is located in my lower right hand abdomen...
BOWEL CANCER by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert : A procedure to look inside the rectum and sigmoid (lower) colon for polyps, abnormal areas, or cancer. A sigmoidoscope (a thin, lighted tube) is inserted through the rectum into the sigmoid colon. Polyps or tissue...
Home Stretch by PM, RN Registered Nurse about my patient's pathophysiologies, a couple of questions about these patients came up that I wasn't able to answer... a year ago and a colectomy one week ago (also for GI-bleed). I found her busily making her bed...
What I need to know about Crohn’s Disease by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert a colectomy. If the whole colon is removed, a stoma is usually needed. Because people can have symptoms.... colectomy (koh-LEK-toh-mee): an operation to remove all or part of the colon. colonoscopy (KOH-lon-OSS...
When to Suspect Lyme by Dr. Virginia S. Medical Doctor ). In their masterful review of the pathophysiology of CFS, Drs. Rosenbaum and Susser (Solving the Puzzle of CFS, 1992... helped by a prior preference for alcohol); colon cancer for which he underwent a transverse colectomy...
When to Suspect Lyme by Dr. Virginia S. Medical Doctor ). In their masterful review of the pathophysiology of CFS, Drs. Rosenbaum and Susser (Solving the Puzzle of CFS, 1992... helped by a prior preference for alcohol); colon cancer for which he underwent a transverse colectomy...
Ulcerative Colitis Glossary by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert piece of tissue taken from the body for examination under the microscope. Colectomy: Removal of part... tube is passed through the rectum into the sigmoid colon. Small Bowel: Small intestine. Stenosis...
PSEUDOMEMBRANOUS COLITIS by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert is usually reserved for milder disease that is not caused by C difficile or its toxins. Pathophysiology: PMC... of the affected segment or subtotal colectomy. The overall mortality rate for patients requiring surgery...

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Treatment ... Surgery involves permanently removing the colon - a colectomy. As part of the surgery, your small intenstine will ha ... » Read on
Complications ... r colon decompressed. In more severe cases, a colectomy will need to be performed Promptly t ... » Read on