What is Right hemi colectomy?

Category: Surgeries


A right hemi colectomy involves removing the right side of the colon and attaching the small intestine to the remaining portion of the colon.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Neuroendocrine tumor 3 0
Colon cancer 1 1
Crohn's disease 1 0
Perforated bowel 1 0
Small bowel adenocarcinoma 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 1
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Right hemi colectomy

Side effect Patients Percentage
Pain 2


Stopped having Right hemi colectomy

Duration Patients Percentage
Less than 1 month 9
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Right hemi colectomy.