Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: SP Port

  1. #1
    Senior Member Stormycoon's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2006
    Location
    B-vILLE Oregon
    Posts
    482

    SP Port

    Its been around 3 years since I've had my SP surgery and I notice that it continuosly is trying to heal, so the hole is actually trying to fill in and theres little nubs of fresh exposed meat poking out and sometimes they bleed. I put neosporin and a little pad at night and this tends to help, but my question is after a while has anyobne had to have their port holes like re-reamed out because of this. Is this a frequent operation?
    I am not your rolling wheels
    I am the highway
    I am not your carpet ride
    I am the sky
    I am not your blowing wind
    I am the lightning
    I am not your autumn moon
    I am the night, the night..

  2. #2
    It is normal to have some amount of hypergranulation tissue (proud flesh) at the stoma opening. If it is not leaking, a stoma revision is not needed. You may want to discuss the use of silver nitrate sticks on the proud flesh areas that are excessive or bleed a lot with your urologist.

    (KLD)

Similar Threads

  1. No longer serving on port 16080
    By Jeff Weeks in forum Announcements & Feedback
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 07-05-2005, 07:49 PM
  2. Replies: 2
    Last Post: 12-19-2002, 01:50 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •