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Stoma care - types of stoma and problems that might occur by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert The name of the stoma comes from the intestine that forms the opening. Here are some different stoma: 1. colostomy, an opening from the large bowel, to allow feces to bypass the anus. 2. ileostomy...
Stoma bags an attractive accesory by Neo-Conduit Patient Expert This is a Stoma bag. (My original surgery 22/01/08) Alas I have been back to using stoma... to wearing a stoma bag at night. I keep the flange on during the day without the bag, which is attractive...
Pictures of stoma by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Let’s start with the beginning. This is a picture of an unprotected stoma opening: … … The following is a picture of a double stoma, the poor guy really looks beaten up. … … How a stoma bag...
Changing a stoma pouch by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert I have just found a little video with someone that is demonstrating how to change your stoma bag.It shows you how to change a one piece stoma bag and how to change a two piece stoma bag
Talking and Stoma's....... by Pamela B. Patient ExpertHealth Maven a month, and just got our shipment today. After the video, be forewarned that I am posting stoma... and video editing at www.OneTrueMedia.com Okay, so here are the pictures of his stoma. The first...
Stoma - Ileostomy and Urostomy what they are by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert and you are not alone in this so be confident and all will be all right in the end. Ileostomy is a stoma... is collected in a pouch on the abdomen. This kind of stoma is situated on the right side of the abdomen...
Stoma Retraction (or, changing my flange 8 times in 24 hours) by Megan and Mark H. Patient Expert Since I got home from the hospital, my stoma has been somewhat retracted. I have a loop ileostomy now, so I have two pieces of my intestine forming my stoma instead of one. The working part...
Pre-Takedown: Tales From Beyond The Stoma by Megan and Mark H. Patient Expert , because it’s time to retire Stomie “Squirt” Stoma, PI from his day job as a wannabe Private Investigator, not... is a great, tasty way of preventing an active stoma. I don’t know the exact edible science behind...
Leaking stomas and cute Kittens by Neo-Conduit Patient Expert Have been up most of night with both dilemas. Back to stoma bags over night. Crumping kidneys can buggar off.
Stoma bag oozing by Neo-Conduit Patient Expert I read an interesting post that Adventures of Guitar girl Rn wrote on stoma bags etc see... to her was this.... Is is very embarrassing having a stoma. I use diluted bleach after I use the loo from the fear of the smell. Mine...

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Recovery Following a colostomy operation, you may experience abdominal pain. If you do have pain in your a ... » Read on
Introduction An ileostomy is a surgical procedure involving the small intestine. The small intestine is part o ... » Read on