Trio Tips - Pregnancy & Ostomies - Trio Healthcare

Many people think that it’s not possible to get pregnant after stoma surgery or that surgery can affect fertility, but this is a common myth as fertility would only be affected if you already have a medical condition that is related to your reproductive system.

As with all pregnancies, your body will go through a number of changes. Your abdomen will stretch which can cause your stoma to stretch and change shape so it’s important to resize your template and wafer throughout the pregnancy.

Read the full A4 printable factsheet here.

Published: 8th November 2019