Do you see a GI anymore? If you keep going to colorectal surgeons about
this, they're going to recommend surgery, and they're not experts in treating IBD medically... surgery is what they know and what they do. A GI might have a better plan for managing your symptoms without more procedures.
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