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NYC30
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   Posted 2/27/2007 10:45 AM (GMT -6)   
Help!  I think I might have pouchitis.  Can you tell me a bit about it and about your experiences?  Thanks.

vette guy
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   Posted 3/2/2007 11:40 PM (GMT -6)   
Is this a joke? I've never heard of pouchitis before.

Shaz032
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   Posted 3/3/2007 2:24 AM (GMT -6)   
Pouchitis is a non-specific inflammation of the internal pouch, ie j pouch, kock's pouch or BCIR. Symptoms of pouchitis vary but include: increased frequency, watery output and sometimes blood in the stools, fever and/or a feeling of urgency. Most cases can be treated with a short course of antibiotics.
I have had an ileostomy for 31 years now due to UC.
 
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vette guy
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   Posted 3/3/2007 2:36 AM (GMT -6)   
Thanks. Having an ileostomy, I didn't know what it meant. I though maybe I missed the memo.
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