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Getting a Good Seal Around the Stoma

July, 2017 Question: Hello, I have a temporary ileostomy. My surgery was in December. I have been dealing with stabbing pain since. My surgeon doesn’t know how to help. The surgeon and ET nurse talked about granular tissue around the stoma. In January they cauterized the red lumps/ granular tissue. The pain has come back. …

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Minerva Grace Holton It is with regret we announce the passing of Minerva G. Holton, 84, on Wednesday, March 8, 2017, at The Moncton Hospital. Minerva was born in the beautiful Annapolis Valley and was a daughter of Elwin and May (Ernest) Lowe. Minerva was a retired Cashier Supervisor with K-Mart with 13 ½ years’ …

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