Things To Know About An Ileostomy

An ileostomy is an artificial opening surgically created on the abdomen to connect the ileum with the outside of the body. The ileum is the last section of the small intestine. The surgeon creates an ileostomy by stitching the end of the ileum with the abdominal skin after pulling it…

A Brief Note On Ileostomy

A surgical opening in the abdominal wall to allow the small intestine to evacuate bodily stools is known as an ileostomy. The surgeon will create an ileostomy after removing the colon and rectum. An ileostomy requires you to wear an ostomy bag on your abdomen the entire time. The surgical…

Stoma After Ileostomy Or Colostomy Surgery

Some diseases may necessitate a person to undergo surgery to get the diseased parts of the bowel removed. During the same surgical procedure, the surgeon brings out a part of the bowel through a cut in the abdominal wall to create a stoma. A stoma is an opening to allow…

Surgery To Treat Ulcerative Colitis

Surgery may be the most optimal solution for ulcerative colitis. However, it is not the only solution. People with less invasive ulcerative colitis can benefit from medications and lifestyle changes. Surgery becomes necessary when UC becomes uncontrollable through medication. According to a 2018 study on Swiss people, about 9.2% of…