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Toxic Megacolon treatments
Toxic Megacolon

Treatments could include:

  • Fluid/electrolyte balance regulation
  • Intravenous Antibiotic Therapy
  • Gastrointestinal decompression (procedure)
  • Steroid Therapy
  • Leukapheresis
  • Colectomy
  • Bed Rest
  • Parenteral Nutrition
  • Intravenous Fluid Replacement
  • Hyperbaric Oxygenation
  • Partial Removal of Colon
  • Administration of Electrolytes
  • During a large bowel resection, or colectomy, your surgeon removes diseased sections of your large bowel.
  • Parenteral nutrition is a method of getting nutrition into your body through your veins. Learn how to prepare for it and what's involved.
  • Hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) therapy is used to deliver oxygen to your tissues, which can promote healing. Learn what it involves.
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