Just clarify, are you sure the surgeon didn’t say CMs instead of inches? Usually rectal cuffs are 1-2 cms, so if it was 2 inches then you’d be at 5 cms which could be part of your issue. The surgeon could have built your rectal cuff too large increasing your risk of cufftis.
DX'd with Severe Pancolitis June 2005
Previous Meds: 5ASAs, Predisone, 6-MP. Remicade, Humira, Simponi, Cimzia & Cyclosporine
3-step J-Pouch surgery: 2013 & 2014
Current Condition: Chronic Pouchitis -- Not as bad as I thought it would be
Current Meds: Stelara
Total Hip Replacement: 12/16 -- Thanks Prednisone!!!www.healingwell.com/community/default.aspx?f=38&m=3755226