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What is an ostomy?

Ostomy Management Certification

When the urinary or digestive system is not working properly, a surgeon can create an opening in the abdomen.  This allows bodily waste to be rerouted from its usual path because of malfunctioning parts of the urinary or digestive system. An ostomy can be temporary or permanent.  The surgery itself is called an ostomy. A … Read more