Whether you’re preparing for stoma surgery, recovering from stoma surgery, or living with a stoma, we are here to provide help, guidance and advice.
What is a stoma?
A stoma is a surgical opening that is created to allow faeces or urine to exit before it reaches the rectum or bladder. It can be either permanent or temporary.
Are there different types of stoma?
Yes, there are three types of stoma which all have a different purpose. Colostomy, Ileostomy and Urostomy.