I Am Recovering From Abdominal Surgery

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 6 People

    Appendix Removal Turned Into Colon Resection

    I went to the ER with minor abominal pain and after a CAT scan I was scheduled for immediate surgery to remove my appendix.  However, when they went in with the laproscope they found that I had a major infection of my large intestine.  They changed the incision...
    rayfes rayfes
    1 Response Feb 15, 2009

    Adhesion Removal May 23, 2012, Heading Back To A Normal Life!

    I had suffered with adhesions for 25 years. It all began with a partial hysterectomy (unnecessary) in 1986, followed by a total bowel obstruction and exploratory surgery to discover the cause just a year later. For the past 24 years I've been in and out of doctors offices and...
    anniejo10 anniejo10
    3 Responses Jun 4, 2012

    RECOVERY - Learning As I Go

    I have posted this other places, but I decided it needed it's own "space" so to speak... On April 13th I had an emergency bowel resection surgery (small intestine) for intestinal necrosis. My intestines had tied themselves in a knot and cut off the blood supply to a...
    dzgirl dzgirl
    31-35, F
    6 Responses Jun 23, 2008
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