Welcome to the board, I too am a newbie here. I have found this place so helpful and a source of comfort. I was wondering, you mentioned you had a tear. Did that happen during your colonoscopy? Perferation is a big fear of mine.
Diagnosed with UP in Feb 2005 Developed into UC by Jan 2006
Rowasa, Asacol, Colazal, Entorcort
Hospitalized July-Aug 2007 Pancolitis
Contracted C Diff.
Salumedrol, Flagyl, Remicade, Demerol, Prednisone, Antibiotics
Prednisone tapering currently down to 5mg
Remicade every 8 wks next treatment the week of Thanksgiving:(
Phenergen as needed
Mama to Katie and Jack