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    Quote Originally Posted by vjls View Post
    had 1 for 4 yrs could have never gone down the colorado river for 6 days with out it

    its to me freedom no more accidents plus i have my dginity back just my thoughts

    i too have a bacofen pump buts it shut down not using it


    but hpw do you like your mircoff tell me more as i dislike the sp
    The mitrofanoff is the best decision I've ever made. I don't need any help and can pee anywhere if I find something to cover my stomach up with. No bag either!
    C7 ASIA C from Transverse Myelitis. Diagnosed on 12/19/09.

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    Quote Originally Posted by GGabrielle View Post
    The mitrofanoff is the best decision I've ever made. I don't need any help and can pee anywhere if I find something to cover my stomach up with. No bag either!
    how long was operation and recovery i been thinking about i am 61 quad but c6c7
    have pretyy decent fingers

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    Quote Originally Posted by vjls View Post
    how long was operation and recovery i been thinking about i am 61 quad but c6c7
    have pretyy decent fingers
    The operation was about 2hours. I stayed in the hospital for around 4 days. I had a foley in the stoma for three weeks, then I could cath through it. I'm a c7 quad and I cath independently.
    C7 ASIA C from Transverse Myelitis. Diagnosed on 12/19/09.

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    You might try to search through the threads posted on the Forum. There has been a lot posted on this topic.
    CKF

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