needing information on a clostomy.please

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islanddreamer31539
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   Posted 1/23/2009 12:00 PM (GMT -7)   
Ny Dad had a colostomy three weeks ago...He had the fluids.then to real food.came home.had ot go back in hospital for pumonia..spent two days in hospital for that...He had ate good when he was first home.drank good.now he isnt wanting to eat.doesnt want to drink much.says he hurts at the pit of his stomach...he has threw up twice....has anyone expereniced any fo these things with a colostomy bag?...any info would sure be appreciated....Thanks alot confused confused

Bella_lostmybag
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   Posted 1/23/2009 12:13 PM (GMT -7)   
Is there any input coming out of his stoma? if hes thrown up i think thats a sign of a blockage bc when i had a blockage i threw up but i had almost unbearable pain
17, SENIOR in high school
Dx with Ulcerative Colitis on March 18,2008
Step1 Ileostomy on Nov.19,2008..waiting on Step2 =]
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flchurchlady
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   Posted 1/23/2009 1:11 PM (GMT -7)   

I would call his doctor to let them know what's going on, because if it is a blockage, he might have to be re-admitted to the hospital. sad  I hope he feels better soon!


Dx'd Crohn's in '99 at 28. Proctocolectomy and ileostomy in '06.
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islanddreamer31539
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   Posted 1/23/2009 5:18 PM (GMT -7)   
Bella_withmybag said...
Is there any input coming out of his stoma? if hes thrown up i think thats a sign of a blockage bc when i had a blockage i threw up but i had almost unbearable pain

Bella.Thanks for the information....he has ;itt;e output.he says he hurts under his belly....wont hardly eat and hardly drink...i will tell my Mom.Thanks alot for the info........ wink wink

islanddreamer31539
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   Posted 1/23/2009 5:20 PM (GMT -7)   
flchurchlady said...
I would call his doctor to let them know what's going on, because if it is a blockage, he might have to be re-admitted to the hospital. [img]/community/emoticons/sad.gif[/img] I hope he feels better sooflchurchlady..thanks ofr the info ..I will pass this to my Mom.Thanks for saying you hope he gets better soon....n!
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peggy113
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   Posted 1/23/2009 5:50 PM (GMT -7)   
Ditto the message about calling his dr. Blockages are nothing to mess around with.
Peggy
      
Diagnosed with CD in 1979, many resections and meds
Perm Ileostomy July 1984 at Cleveland Clinic
Disease free since surgery 
 

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