What is colostomy?

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A colostomy is a surgical procedure in which an opening is formed by drawing the healthy end of the large intestine or colon through an incision in the ...
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Colostomy is a surgical procedure that brings one end of the large intestine out through an opening (stoma) made in the abdominal wall.
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A Colostomy is created when the healthy end of the colon (large intestine) is sutured into an abdominal opening. This opening is called a stoma.
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McIrath DC (1971) Diverting Ileostomy or colostomy the management of Crohn´s disease or the large intestine. Arch Surg 103:308-310; Post S, Herfarth CH, ...
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Ostomy pouching system. Ostomy pouching system. An ostomy pouching system is a prosthetic medical ... Colostomy; Ileostomy; Urostomy; References
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SenSura® is the core range of ostomy appliances from Coloplast. A unique double-layer adhesive makes SenSura pouches secure, as well as keeping skin healthy.
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