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Research & Reviews  313 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Suspected Small-Bowel Obstruction.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2020.01.025
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Chang KJ et. al.

May 5th, 2020 - Small-bowel obstruction is a common cause of abdominal pain and accounts for a significant proportion of hospital admissions. Radiologic imaging plays the key role in the diagnosis and management of small-bowel obstruction as neither patient prese...

Ischemic bowel secondary to ventriculoperitoneal shunt knotting: a surprisingly rare co...
https://doi.org/10.3171/2019.11.PEDS19138
Journal of Neurosurgery. Pediatrics; Joy KA, Szewczyk BS et. al.

Jan 31st, 2020 - Small-bowel obstruction (SBO) and volvulus as a result of ventriculoperitoneal shunting are a rare phenomenon, especially when resulting in bowel necrosis. The authors report the rare event of SBO, bowel strangulation, and necrosis in a pediatric ...

Opioid-induced hypoadrenalism resulting in fasting hypoglycaemia.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2019-230551
BMJ Case Reports; Tabet EJ, Clarke AJ et. al.

Dec 13th, 2019 - An 18-year-old woman with a history of hollow visceral myopathy presented with a small-bowel obstruction. High-dose opioid analgesia was required subsequently during hospital admission. She suffered two episodes of documented fasting hypoglycaemia...

Small-Bowel Obstruction Secondary to a Trichobezoar in a Meckel's Diverticulum in a Pat...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11605-019-04448-x
Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery : Official Journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract; Otten MJ, Charehbili A et. al.

Nov 20th, 2019 - Small-Bowel Obstruction Secondary to a Trichobezoar in a Meckel's Diverticulum in a Patient with Rapunzel Syndrome.|2019|Otten MJ,Charehbili A,Duinhouwer LE,|

Hereditary angio-oedema as a rare cause of small-bowel obstruction.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2019-231186
BMJ Case Reports; Jamil B, Naeem MS et. al.

Oct 27th, 2019 - A 52-year-old man with known hereditary angio-oedema (HAE) presented with a 2-day history of progressive severe abdominal pain, distension, nausea, vomiting and constipation. CT of his abdomen and pelvis showed small-bowel obstruction and ascites....

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Guidelines  3 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Suspected Small-Bowel Obstruction.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2020.01.025
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Chang KJ et. al.

May 5th, 2020 - Small-bowel obstruction is a common cause of abdominal pain and accounts for a significant proportion of hospital admissions. Radiologic imaging plays the key role in the diagnosis and management of small-bowel obstruction as neither patient prese...

The role of deep enteroscopy in the management of small-bowel disorders
https://www.asge.org/docs/default-source/education/practice_guidelines/doc-deep_enteroscopy_small_bowel_disorders_aip.pdf?sfvrsn=6
Mouen A. Khashab

Aug 4th, 2015 - The diagnosis and treatment of small-bowel disorders is challenging because of the length of the small intestine, its anatomy, and the lack of appropriate tools. However, the introduction of video capsule endoscopy (VCE) and deep enteroscopy (DE).

Evaluation and management of small-bowel obstruction: an Eastern Association for the Su...
https://doi.org/10.1097/TA.0b013e31827019de
The Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery; Maung AA, Johnson DC et. al.

Dec 26th, 2012 - Small-bowel obstruction (SBO) represents as many as 16% of surgical admissions and more than 300,000 operations annually in the United States. The optimal strategies for the diagnosis and management of SBO continue to evolve secondary to advances ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  327 results

ACR Appropriateness Criteria® Suspected Small-Bowel Obstruction.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jacr.2020.01.025
Journal of the American College of Radiology : JACR; , Chang KJ et. al.

May 5th, 2020 - Small-bowel obstruction is a common cause of abdominal pain and accounts for a significant proportion of hospital admissions. Radiologic imaging plays the key role in the diagnosis and management of small-bowel obstruction as neither patient prese...

Ischemic bowel secondary to ventriculoperitoneal shunt knotting: a surprisingly rare co...
https://doi.org/10.3171/2019.11.PEDS19138
Journal of Neurosurgery. Pediatrics; Joy KA, Szewczyk BS et. al.

Jan 31st, 2020 - Small-bowel obstruction (SBO) and volvulus as a result of ventriculoperitoneal shunting are a rare phenomenon, especially when resulting in bowel necrosis. The authors report the rare event of SBO, bowel strangulation, and necrosis in a pediatric ...

Opioid-induced hypoadrenalism resulting in fasting hypoglycaemia.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2019-230551
BMJ Case Reports; Tabet EJ, Clarke AJ et. al.

Dec 13th, 2019 - An 18-year-old woman with a history of hollow visceral myopathy presented with a small-bowel obstruction. High-dose opioid analgesia was required subsequently during hospital admission. She suffered two episodes of documented fasting hypoglycaemia...

Small-Bowel Obstruction Secondary to a Trichobezoar in a Meckel's Diverticulum in a Pat...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11605-019-04448-x
Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery : Official Journal of the Society for Surgery of the Alimentary Tract; Otten MJ, Charehbili A et. al.

Nov 20th, 2019 - Small-Bowel Obstruction Secondary to a Trichobezoar in a Meckel's Diverticulum in a Patient with Rapunzel Syndrome.|2019|Otten MJ,Charehbili A,Duinhouwer LE,|

Hereditary angio-oedema as a rare cause of small-bowel obstruction.
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2019-231186
BMJ Case Reports; Jamil B, Naeem MS et. al.

Oct 27th, 2019 - A 52-year-old man with known hereditary angio-oedema (HAE) presented with a 2-day history of progressive severe abdominal pain, distension, nausea, vomiting and constipation. CT of his abdomen and pelvis showed small-bowel obstruction and ascites....

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News  23 results

Surgery May Curb Risk of Recurrent Adhesive Small-Bowel Obstruction
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/908911

Feb 11th, 2019 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Surgical intervention reduces the risk that adhesive small-bowel obstruction (aSBO) will recur, whether it's done at the index episode or during recurrent episodes, researchers say. "Adhesive small bowel obstruction is ...

ECG Challenge: A Counterclockwise Rotation
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/907142

Jan 8th, 2019 - A 76-year-old woman is admitted to the hospital because of abdominal discomfort, nausea, vomiting, and abdominal distention. She is diagnosed with a small-bowel obstruction. She stated that she had undergone a cholecystectomy several years ago, bu...

Laparoscopic procedure safer for SBO in elderly patients
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/158710/trauma/laparoscopic-procedure-safer-sbo-elderly-patients
Richard Mark Kirkner

Feb 14th, 2018 - JACKSONVILLE, FLA. – Octogenarians with small-bowel obstruction are about seven times more likely to have open than laparoscopic surgery, but the minimally invasive approach in these patients has been found to reduce their hospital stays and risk.

Low risk of bariatric surgery complications in IBD
https://www.mdedge.com/gihepnews/article/149947/bariatric-surgery/low-risk-bariatric-surgery-complications-ibd
Andrew D. Bowser, MDedge News

Oct 21st, 2017 - Bariatric surgery is safe and feasible in patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD), with a low risk of postoperative complications vs. controls, according to results of a recent cohort study.

Choice of lap vs. open SBO surgery still hinges on patient selection
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/137641/general-surgery/choice-lap-vs-open-sbo-surgery-still-hinges-patient-selection
Richard Mark Kirkner

May 7th, 2017 - PHILADELPHIA – In surgery for small-bowel obstruction, laparoscopy is more likely to result in bowel injury than is open surgery but with ultimately better outcomes overall. This means that surgeons should proceed with “considerable caution” when.

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