• postoperative
  • The primary purpose of this prospective, randomized multicenter center study is to evaluate and compare the outcomes of colorectal, coloanal and ileoanal anastomoses reinforced with a bioabsorbable staple line reinforcement material compared with standard non-reinforced colorectal, coloanal and ileoanal techniques with respect to the incidence of postoperative anastomotic leakage, anastomotic stricture and time to ileostomy closure, if applicable. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • section
  • A colostomy and ileostomy both involve bringing a section of the intestine to the surface of the abdomen to create a drainage point for feces when the patient's intestinal tract is not functioning normally. (wisegeek.com)
  • time
  • Learning to care for your ileostomy may seem hard at first, but with practice and time it will become second nature, just like shaving or bathing. (cancer.org)
  • At a rough estimate, what is the average recovery time from having an ileostomy, regarding cooking, cleaning, driving etc. (healingwell.com)
  • water
  • With an ileostomy or an internal pouch however drinking lots of water alone may, on occasions, affect the balance of minerals (sugar and salt) and increase the risk of dehydration. (iasupport.org)