https://www.bladderandbowel.org/bowel/stoma/stoma-reversal/

A stoma can either be permanent or temporary and reversed after several weeks to months once the bowel has had time to heal. Stoma reversal surgery ...

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/colostomy/reversal/

This will usually be at least 12 weeks after the initial colostomy surgery. ... The upper section of your colon is then reattached to the remaining section of your ...

https://myhealth.alberta.ca/Health/aftercareinformation/pages/conditions.aspx?hwid=abq3780

A stoma reversal is surgery to attach your bowel together after a colostomy or ileostomy (also called ostomies). During ostomy surgery, the bowel was separated ...

http://www.healthtalk.org/peoples-experiences/cancer/colorectal-cancer/stoma-reversal-operations

Surgery to reverse a temporary colostomy or ileostomy (reconnection of the ... After surgery, patients stay in hospital until their bowel begins to function again.

http://columbiasurgery.org/stories/colorectal-surgery-ostomy-and-ostomy-reversal

After his initial repulsion and fear, Matt began learning about his ileostomy bag with the help of Erin Testerman, the colorectal division's certified wound, ostomy,  ...

https://www.ostomy.org/facts-ostomy-reversals/

Colorectal Cancer: Be informed if you are a candidate for an ostomy reversal ... If PMR is recommended after surgery, it is best to wait at least 6 weeks and with ...

https://www.healthgrades.com/right-care/colostomy/reversing-your-colostomy-what-you-need-to-know

Aug 6, 2018 ... After the bowel heals, your surgeon can reconnect it to the rectum. ... When the colostomy involves removing part of the colon, one of the most ...

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5793137/

HEADINGS: Colostomy, Surgical procedures, Postoperative, Complications. ... gunshot wound to the colon and complications after primary colonic anastomosis.

https://www.livestrong.com/article/248478-what-are-the-side-effects-of-a-colostomy-reversal/

The benefit of having a colostomy reversal is that the intestine is reconnected to the rectum so ... However, any type of surgery involves risks and after this procedure, some ... After a colostomy reversal, some patients never regain normal bowel ...

https://www.niddk.nih.gov/health-information/digestive-diseases/ostomy-surgery-bowel

A surgeon may perform a temporary ileostomy for a damaged or an inflamed colon or rectum that only needs time to rest or heal from injury or surgery. After the ...