I have Crohn's Disease and have had 3 bowel resections leaving me with no terminal ileum. I had an ileus for 3 weeks after my 2nd surgery and have had chronic constipation ever since. I have tried everything but it seems like I just have to accept the fact that I have a "sluggish bowel". Is there anyone who can relate to this or has any suggestions?
I read your question and i understand your concern. With crohns disease and multiple surgeries and short bowel syndrome and constipation, these functional bowel declines are very common and treatment is mostly symptomatic and supportive.
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