Potential Problems After Surgeryby Mark on Sunday, June 29, 2008 5:34
Many people are concerned about the longevity of their jpouch. How long will it last? What types of complications might potentially occur? Here is a link to an excellent site that gives you really good in-depth and objective info on the Potential Problems Following J-Pouch Surgery
Image to the left shows the large intestine and rectum removed, the formation of the temporary ileostomy, and the jpouch. The whole series of photos can be found by clicking on the following jpouch.org link.
Image via: Jpouch.org