Hi after my the 1st resection i was the same as Nanners had
open and was off 6 weeks. This time around because of fistula and drastic weight loss and coming to terms with a stoma i have only just gone back to work but you will be fine i'm sure, just take it easy wishing you well for your surgery. Bev x
Diagnosed with crohn's at 13 now 42
resection, right hemi 1993 In remmision from 93 till last sept with no meds or docs
2 resections small bowel and fistula jan 09 and given temp stoma
No maintance drugs as such on B12 shots,iron syrup,loperimide, 20mg EScitalopram 4 anxiety.