Having a peristomal (around the stoma) skin complication is one of the most common reasons people living with a stoma seek medical attention. Urine and feces can be irritating to the skin. That’s why a baseplate or adhesive is essential in preventing peristomal skin damage.
Click below to learn how to keep your peristomal skin healthy. If you believe you have a peristomal skin complication, contact your healthcare professional as soon as possible.