WHERE WILL MY OSTOMY BE PLACED?
The site of your ostomy is usually marked before surgery. Most common is to the right or left of the belly button.
WILL MY PHSICAL ACTIVITY BE LIMITED?
Usually not. Most activities can be resumed, including sports.
WILL AN OSTOMY AFFECT MY SEX LIFE?
The short answer is no. Many people with ostomies worry about how their partner will perceive them and their appliance. Body image concerns can be overcome by a strong relationship, time, and patience.
WHAT ARE THE COMPLICATIONS OF AN OSTOMY?
Skin irritation is the most common complication followed by hernias.