Intestinal Obstruction treatments
Intestinal Obstruction

Treatments could include:

  • An ileostomy is a surgically made opening in your abdominal wall. The ileum, which is the lower end of the small intestine, is passed through this opening and stitched into place. Your digested food is released into a pouch you wear externally. It...
  • A colostomy is a surgical procedure that brings one end of the large intestine out through the abdominal wall. During this procedure, one end of the colon is diverted through an incision in the abdominal wall to create a stoma. A stoma is the open...
  • Your small intestines are very important for maintaining good health. Also called the small bowel, they absorb nutrients and fluid that you eat or drink. They also deliver waste products to the large intestine. Problems with function can put your ...
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