01-31-2013, 03:06 PM   #1
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Operation time...

Hi all just wanted to shout about my up coming op, finally got the date through 04/04/2013 can't wait to go down to just wearing one bag instead of 3. Some of you may think it's not a big deal but to me it is a huge deal as changing 3 bags at a time is getting to me now.

01-31-2013, 07:26 PM   #2
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wooHOO!! I know you will be relieved!
Ulcerative colitis

Total colectomy with ileostomy featuring Sideshow Bob since January 2012

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01-31-2013, 07:56 PM   #3
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Good luck on the surgery!!! It IS a big deal!

I'm sure you will be plenty relieved when you only have to deal with one bag
Crohn's-Colitis May 2012
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6-MP (100mg) / Asacol (4800mg)
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Prednisone/ Entocort / Flagyl
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02-01-2013, 12:39 AM   #4
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Good luck, I hope it all goes well.


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02-01-2013, 02:35 AM   #5
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YAY! Congrats on going down to one, I'm sure you are more than ready for it! Good luck with surgery!
Crohn's since 2007
15 Abdominal Surgeries since 2008
Severe Non-repairable abdominal hernia
Ankilosing Spondylitis
Inflammatory Arthritis

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02-01-2013, 03:14 AM   #6
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Thanks guys, can't wait to have it done :-})

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