2. Frequency


The patient is able to discuss measures to allow for Pouch adaptation.

The "average" person at six months following the pelvic pouch procedure has between 4-6 movements a day. However, everyone's experience is different. There is a period of adaptation with the pelvic pouch. The pouch has to learn to expand and hold stool and this takes time.

Suggestions to help for pouch adaptation:

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