Stoma irritation

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Modified48-48
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Stoma irritation

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I’m having irritation on the skin around my stoma. It can get painful and itch at times.any suggestions to help with this.
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To Dream a Dream
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Re: Stoma irritation

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Thank you for joining our Discussion Board where you will find many people who have undergone ostomy procedures. Have you visited our official UOAA website, also? It contains a wealth of specific information related to all topics regarding ostomies. As skin care is an important factor in caring for a stoma, here is a link to the UOAA website that will open the door to many answers for you. [urlhttps://www.ostomy.org/search_gcse/][/url]
UOAA also has a New Patient Guide that will help available for free. https://www.ostomy.org/new-ostomy-patient-guide/
Again, thank you for posting. We are here 24/7.
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