A client with a new stoma who has not had a bowel movement since surgery last week reports feeling..


A client after a while a new stoma who has not had a bowel movement since surgery latest week reports tenderness loathsome. What is the appropriate nursing practice?

1. Prepare to water the colostomy.

2. After assessing the stoma and exclusive husk, notify the surgeon.

3. Assess bowel sounds and transfer antiemetic.

4. Transfer a bulk-forming balsamic, and encourage increased fluids and practice.