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Recent content by Kvanbeek

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    Meeting with a Colorectal Surgeon

    That is an amazing doctor!! Wouldn’t it be nice if all doctors cared that much...I am also very blessed now with my team and they care so much!
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    Meeting with a Colorectal Surgeon

    I hope you also start feeling better!!
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    Meeting with a Colorectal Surgeon

    It seems from my GI doctor and Colorectal surgeon medicine after surgery is very important after much research. I hope you stay in remission!
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    Meeting with a Colorectal Surgeon

    After my consult today we agreed surgery is the best option at this time. They are scheduling me tomorrow and it should be in the next 7-10 days. i asked a lot of good questions with your experiences you shared...THANK YOU!! I am terrified but know this needs to get done and I will remain on...
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    Meeting with a Colorectal Surgeon

    Thank you for sharing your story! it has been very uneasy dealing with this and there is comfort knowing I am not alone!! The second surgery how long after the first? Were you on medicine after the first resection?
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    Meeting with a Colorectal Surgeon

    You really went thru alot thank you so much for sharing!! I am definitely looking into the brat diet and rest seems to be the key to post surgery ...I hope you are feeling well these days!
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    Meeting with a Colorectal Surgeon

    Thank you again for talking with me, I truly appreciate it.
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    Meeting with a Colorectal Surgeon

    I am terrified but know I cannot continue in this pain. After I eat my right side only becomes swollen and the pain...too much along with feeling nauseous. When I sleep and go on my right side it wakes me up. I am currently in remission and take humaria weekly and Imuran daily. From what I...
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    Meeting with a Colorectal Surgeon

    After consult how longe before your surgery was scheduled? Did they remove more than expected? Recovery time and Diet after surgery? i am really anxious about Monday. Thank you for responding Adam1971
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    Meeting with a Colorectal Surgeon

    After my last flare I have been having a lot of pain on my right lower side. I am in remission and take Humaria weekly and Imuran daily but something isn’t right For me to have swelling on my lower right side and after eating extreme pain. My GI doctor had me get a CT Scan and then an MRI...
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    HELP Crohn’s Flare 10 months 10 steps forward 20 Back

    HELP Crohn’s Flare 10 months 10 steps forward 20 Back I was diagnosed with Crohn’s at 20 I was hospitalized multiple times until 28. I was very lucky to have my 2 girls but with a lot of difficulty. Crohn’s was in the colon and by the ileum...at 28 I was in remission for almost 20 years...
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