richochet - I was supposed to have 3 steps but I woke up from surgery, looked down, and saw I didn't have a stoma!!! I was thrilled!
DX 2/10 UP. DX 07/10 UC. Pancolitis. tried: Canasa, Asacol, Bentyl, Imodium, Imuran, Prednisone, Flagyl, Cipro, Remicade, Codeine, Tramadol, Xanax, Morphine, Vicodin, Prozac, ~ nothing worked. 1st surgery 6/8/11 / steps 2 & 3 done at the same time 9/7/11.