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Posted by: Dave | 2010-10-13

Colostomy and pregnancy

Is it still possible to have a normal pregnancy after a colostomy?

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Hallo Dave
Yes you can have a normal pregnancy, but you will need more specific and more regular prenatal care than someone without a colostomy. Discuss with the gyne when planning the pregnancy.
Dr Bets

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Posted by: Cyberdoc | 2010-10-13

Hallo Dave
Yes you can have a normal pregnancy, but you will need more specific and more regular prenatal care than someone without a colostomy. Discuss with the gyne when planning the pregnancy.
Dr Bets

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