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ohcountrybear
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   Posted 4/13/2009 4:50 PM (GMT -6)   
I know its normal to have mucus coming out with an ileostomy. My mucus has an awful smell to it. Is that normal? Or is it a sign of infection?

Equestrian Mom
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   Posted 4/13/2009 5:19 PM (GMT -6)   
as long as you are not running a fever, don't worry about it...unfortunately, the colors, amount and smell vary but they're all gross...

ohcountrybear
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   Posted 4/13/2009 5:24 PM (GMT -6)   
ok thanks...... I just wanted to make sure.
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