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Hi ive had crohns since i was 11 now 34 after pooping 40 times a day and having more than ten absesses i had a open ended ileostomy when i was 14 life was very hard as a teen. had a reversal at 17 but only lasted 4 months before it all flared up again and got the bag back but still kept getting the odd absess then got a hernia at 22 that got huge didnt get it fixed for 11 years. when i got the hernia done i had the rest of my colon removed and had the stoma moved from the right to the left side that was a year ago lifes better but still hard . this is the first time i written anything about my crohns and its a big secret in my life .dont know what to expect from this site but i would like to talk to anyone and i hope i can help anyone.
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