1. almost 5 years ago
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    Diagnosis

    Milestones

    After months, really years of baffling symptoms, I got my diagnosis

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  2. almost 5 years ago
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    Abdominal pain

    Symptoms

    In fall of 2012 I started having nausea, severe abdominal pain, and diarrhea. I also was losing weight at an alarming rate, but as I...

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    • Alby65
    • Experience with Crohn's Disease
    almost 5 years ago
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    Resection

    Procedure or Surgery

    Underwent resection of about 12 inches of bowel and juncture of small and large intestines including appendix in 1997.

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  3. about 5 years ago
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    ist operation in 1976, in between this date & 1996 i have had 30 + operations.

    Milestones

    Majority have been Bowel Resections, Division of Adhesions, and the making of an Illeostomy.

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  4. about 5 years ago
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    Weight loss

    Symptoms

    lost 18 kilos in 12 months while training to be an Enrolled Nurse.Was being treated for Diverticulitis, but felt worse.One day the p...

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  5. about 5 years ago
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    colonoscopy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Woke up in the middle of the procedure

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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  6. about 5 years ago
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    Rowasa (mesalamine)

    Drug Therapy or Medication

    Work at first

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  7. about 5 years ago
  8. about 5 years ago
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    Imuran (azathioprine)

    Drug Therapy or Medication

    hair loss

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    • Debfori
    • Experience with Ulcerative Colitis
    about 5 years ago
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    Oh No

    Blood and a lot of mucus when have bowel movement

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    • Jersey
    • Experience with Crohn's Disease
    about 5 years ago
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    Work problems

    Oh No

    Can No Longer work due to not staying in Remition long enough

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  9. about 2 years ago
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    Procedure or Surgery

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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