Surgery is pretty traumatic to the inside of your body. Your intestines will be swollen for a solid six weeks, and that makes gas louder and more pronounced. This is also why most people recommend a low residue diet for the first six weeks, as having swollen intestines makes blockage more likely.
dx'ed UC pancolitis 5/12
past meds: asacol hd, VSL#3, apriso, rowasa, xifaxan, 6mp, cortifoam, pentasa, cimzia, canasa, butyrate, flagyl, cipro, prednisone, remicade, methotrexate, cholestyramine, cortenema
current meds: none!
step one: colectomy, end ileo 1/16/13
step two: j-pouch construction, loop ileo 5/1/13
step three: takedown 7/31/13