I know this may be a little off tooic and hope it's ok to ask this. My dad has gastrochisis and has a flare up about once a year and has to go to a&e and get some morphine for the pain and anti sickness drugs to stop him bringing up bile. He had a ct scan and it showed uo he had a lump so then he had a gasrocospy and they took a biopsy and it turned out to be nothing. We think the only way to stop the flare ups is if he had a colostomy bag fitted. He was offered this years ago… read more
Hi, I am new here. I have had what I believe is IBS-D for many years. About 15 years ago I saw a GI doc, had a colonscopy, and was told to just take a fiber supplement. The fiber supplement made me much worse. Last year I was tested for Celiac and the test was negative. I have also tried a gluten free diet without success. Also had a test for my pancreas and that is normal as well.
I am seeing a different GI doctor now and am scheduled for Colonscopy soon. He… read more
Lately I'll go from having diarrhea to the next day being good, but with my bowel movements the first one will be shaped fine but after that one side is flat, has anybody else had this issue?