stricture and fistular

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Date Joined Apr 2008
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   Posted 8/4/2010 6:30 AM (GMT -6)   
Sorry ,i am saying the same thing but going to surgan on frid need advice have a stricture in the sml b iliam allready had 2 resections also a fistular down below dont know what the right thing to do its been blocked a few times vomating to probably every 2 3 weeks so its inflamed also coming of pred after 15yrs doc sais better b4 op and shouldent of been on them this long he is right i suppose also on imuran 50m nexiam ,tramadol 50m eastrigen pill also i smoke to i have an anxiety problam exspecially in hospitals so any advice or what you would do i would appreiciate it x mad

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   Posted 8/4/2010 6:56 PM (GMT -6)   
Hi becellea,
I really have no advise for you. Just want to offer my support. I hope you're able to get things back under control. Have you been on Prednisone steady for that length of time? Maybe you should be looking at another opinion on treatment. Have you tried other more powerful meds? 
My daughter was diagnosed Feb. 19/07, (13 yrs. old at time of diagnosis), with Crohn's of the Terminal Illium. Has used Prednisone and Pentasa. Started Imuran (02/09), had an abdominal abscess (12/08). 2cm of Stricture.
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