He did mention Remicade, but I'm in the UK and they are just in the process of looking into using it for Crohns, I'm not sure the regulatory bodies over here have come up with a recognised regime yet.
It's a pelvic MRI, and then probably more surgery once they can pin point it.
I need to know if it's left, is it likely to cause more damage to the spincter muscle. I have to be careful not to eat things that make me windy, because I can't hold on to it as well, I sound like a squeaky dog toy! I can't tell you the amount of times I've had to look at my shoes as if it were them that made such an inappropriate noise! Lucky, I'm not nearly as stinky as I used.
I need to weigh up whether the abscess is likely to do more damage than his knife.
30 year old, female.
Diagnosed with severe ulcerative proctitis, Mar 2009. (awating further tests to rule out Crohn's).
?2 fistulas, seton fistulotomy july 2009, 2nd fistula ?currently dormant.
Currently taking, 1200mg asacol TDS, 1g Pentasa supp, Probiotics, zinc supplement.
Prenisolone restarted 8th sept, for urgency, tapering dose.
Low residue diet, under the supervision of a dietician.
Past meds: prednisolone, colifoam ememas.