Louise

I am 68 years old. I have a permanent ileostomy due to severe UC. I also have a daughter who suffered with UC for 12 years before having a colectomy with j-pouch.

Surgery Saved My Life

Introduction: I am 68 years old. I have a permanent ileostomy due to severe UC. I also have a daughter who suffered with UC for 12 years before having a colectomy with j-pouch. How Colitis Surgery Saved My Life I suffered with undiagnosed UC for eight years. I had many colonoscopies with biopsies and no diagnosis. In July of 2009 I was misdiagnosed with Crohn’s.… Read More »Surgery Saved My Life