Hi, my name is Al, I'm 53 and had Bladder cancer (CIS) which was contained in the epithelial layer. I had a cystoprostatectomy on 5/9/09. Since then, my bm's have significantly changed and I would like to talk to anyone having similiar issues. please email me. Thank you.
Your questions about changes in bowl movements may be well addressed by your doctor or medical team. If you are seeking the advice of a cystoprostatectomy survivor, you might try contacting Anderson Network at 800-345-6324 or www.mdanderson.org/andersonnetwork
Hope this helps. Please take care and keep us up with your progress.
Laura Walther-Broussard, LCSW, Social Work Counselor
Jun08 radical cystectomy resulting Neo Bladder Dec08 started to experience spasm or extreme urgency to have BM. Eventually over 40 BM/day with small pallet or two each time. Apr09 Had Colostomy surgery due to stool built up. What kind of BM change with you?