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Useful Information

For patients and visitors, visit St Mark's Hospital's NHS

Patient Information Leaflets

The hospital has produced leaflets giving information about many of the conditions dealt with at St. Mark's and treatments for these. Those listed below are available to download as PDF documents:

Abdominal Rectopexy Operation  

Abdomino-perineal excision of the rectum

Advice on Skin Care for People With Bowel Problems

Anal Fissure  

Anal Fistula Operation   

Anal Sphincter Exercises for Leakage

Anal Warts

Antegrade Continence Enema Operation

Anterior Resection of the Rectum

Anterior Sphincter Repair Operation

Banding of Haemorrhoids (Piles)

Bowel Polyps

Brace Exercise  

Colonic Stent  

Colostomy Irrigation


Coping With Leaking Pouch


Dietary Advice for People with Colostomies

Diltiazem hydrochloride 2% Cream

Diverticular Disease

Eating Well after GI Surgery 2012  

Electrolyte Mix (E-mix)

Emotional and Psychological Resources  

The Enhanced Recovery Programme

Explaining Diverticular Disease

Explaining How to Take Loperamide (Imodium)

Glyceryl Trinitrate   

Going Home after Abdominal Surgery

Going Home after Stoma Surgery

Guidelines for a Low Fibre Diet  

Guidelines for the use of Rectal Irrigation (Healthcare Professionals)

Guidelines for the use of Rectal Irrigation

Haemmorhoids - Banding

Haemorrhoids - Injecting  

Haemorroid operation    

Healthy Eating for People with Pouches

Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) services   

Injecting of Haemorrhoids (Piles)

Intestinal Failure (IF) - Understanding IF

Large Bowel Resection

Lateral Sphincterotomy Operation for Anal Fissure

Lift Exercise 2


Normal Bowel Function  

Oral Magnesium Supplementation

Percutanous Endoscopic Colostomy

Pilondial Sinus

Pruritus Ani

Pyoderma Gangrenosum

Reversal of your ileostomy or colostomy 2013   

Small Bowel Capsule Endoscopy

Sphincter Exercises for Bowel Control

Stoma Complications

Tips for Controlling Wind & Smells  

Urostomy hints and tips

Your Haemorroid Operation

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