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I have just been diagnosed with a Dolico colon, and would

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Hello - I have just been diagnosed with a Dolico colon, and would appreciate hearing if there is a diet to follow. I have suffered with diahrea
for a number of years and also have a urostomy necessitating the drinking of one and a half litres of liquid a day. My sincere thanks if you can help-
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

Thanks for this question

I'm Dr. Phil and I'm here to help

How much fruits and vegetables do you eat in a day?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
I have deliberately reduced my intake of vegetables and eat only apples
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

I would follow this diet.

Most people with this issue also have some IBS

Here is a great diet to follow

http://fodmapliving.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/02/Stanford-University-Low-FODMAP-Diet-Handout.pdf

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
best thanks for your help. Will try the Fodmap diet and see if there is an improvement. Thanks again
Susan
Expert:  Dr. Phil, MD replied 1 year ago.

welcome :)