Bowel Obstruction

Patients undergoing RP are at particularly high risk for SB obstruction because of the combined abdominal and pelvic dissection, the need for multiple operations, and the possibility of septic complications. SB obstruction is the commonest reason for unplanned major re-operation on RP patients, occurring in 10 to 20% of cases, half of which require surgery to release the adhesion(s) causing the obstruction (Fazio et al, 1995). So far, the only factor associated with lessening this risk is ileostomy avoidance at the time of pouch construction, but at the price of possible sepsis, symptomatic anastomotic leak, and prolonged patient adjustment with ileostomy avoidance.

Constipation Prescription

Constipation Prescription

Did you ever think feeling angry and irritable could be a symptom of constipation? A horrible fullness and pressing sharp pains against the bladders can’t help but affect your mood. Sometimes you just want everyone to leave you alone and sleep to escape the pain. It is virtually impossible to be constipated and keep a sunny disposition. Follow the steps in this guide to alleviate constipation and lead a happier healthy life.

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