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Surgery – Before

Ulcerative Colitis Patients before having colon removal surgery. The blog postings go into details about the questions that run through the heads of UC’ers before getting their colon removed and questions to others who have already had the experience on what to expect afterwards.

Looking for Answers on Elective Colon Surgery

I was diagnosed w/ Ulcerative Colitis 8 years ago and coasted along well for some time. During my 1st pregnancy I had a bad flare and since then I flare every 1 1/2 to 2 years. I take Lialda & Canasa regularly and prednisone during flares. This isn’t working well and I don’t want to take azathioprine or Remicade. I think I would rather have… Read More »Looking for Answers on Elective Colon Surgery