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ALLMedicine™ Intestinal Obstruction Center

Research & Reviews  1,979 results

Congenital short bowel syndrome: a rare cause of neonatal intestinal obstruction.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0300060520954726
The Journal of International Medical Research; Zain M, Abdelkader M et. al.

Sep 21st, 2020 - Congenital short bowel syndrome (CSBS) is an uncommon gastrointestinal disorder in which an unclear aetiology causes considerable intrauterine reduction in small bowel length. As a result of reduced absorptive intestinal length, chronic diarrhoea,...

Large left paraduodenal hernia with intestinal ischemia: a case report and literature r...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0300060520955040
The Journal of International Medical Research; Xu H, Nie N et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - A left paraduodenal hernia is a rare type of internal hernia but the most common type of peritoneal recess hernia. Preoperative diagnosis of a left paraduodenal hernia is difficult because of its nonspecific clinical manifestations, and it is ofte...

A case report of intestinal obstruction caused by cryptogenic multifocal ulcerous steno...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12876-020-01450-5
BMC Gastroenterology; Chang C, Jiang C et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - Cryptogenic multifocal ulcer stenosing enteritis (CMUSE) is a rare disease characterized by multiple superficial ulcers, stenosis, and obstruction of the small intestine of unknown origin, and the course can recur. We encountered a 62-year-old mal...

Diagnostic difficulties in obturator hernia: a rare case presentation and review of lit...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-235644
BMJ Case Reports; Chitrambalam TG, Christopher PJ et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - Hernia arising from obturator canal is rare and it contributes to about less than 1% of incidence of all hernias. Diagnosing an obturator hernia clinically is a challenging one and nearly impossible. These hernias usually present as an intestinal ...

A rare case of bowel intussusception due to adenocarcinomatous polyp in a 14 year-old c...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7488507
BMC Surgery; Sankari Tarabishi A, Aljarad Z et. al.

Sep 12th, 2020 - Intussusception is a form of intestinal obstruction in which a segment of the bowel prolapses into a more distal segment. It is an uncommon condition in children older than 2 years and causes intestinal obstruction. On the contrary of adult intuss...

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Guidelines  2 results

Laparoscopic management of a migrated intragastric balloon causing mechanical small bowel obstruction: a case report and review of the literature
https://publishing.rcseng.ac.uk/doi/abs/10.1308/rcsann.2019.0104
Annals of The Royal College of Surgeons of England; Hay D,et al

Sep 5th, 2019 - Intragastric balloons have been used as an invasive non-surgical treatment for obesity for over 30 years. Within the last 37 years, we have found only 27 cases reported in the literature of intestinal obstruction caused by a migrated intragastric ...

Recommendations for bowel obstruction with peritoneal carcinomatosis.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2013.08.022
Journal of Pain and Symptom Management; Laval G, Marcelin-Benazech B et. al.

May 6th, 2014 - This article reports on the clinical practice guidelines developed by a multidisciplinary group working on the indications and uses of the various available treatment options for relieving intestinal obstruction or its symptoms in patients with pe...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  2,009 results

Congenital short bowel syndrome: a rare cause of neonatal intestinal obstruction.
https://doi.org/10.1177/0300060520954726
The Journal of International Medical Research; Zain M, Abdelkader M et. al.

Sep 21st, 2020 - Congenital short bowel syndrome (CSBS) is an uncommon gastrointestinal disorder in which an unclear aetiology causes considerable intrauterine reduction in small bowel length. As a result of reduced absorptive intestinal length, chronic diarrhoea,...

Large left paraduodenal hernia with intestinal ischemia: a case report and literature r...
https://doi.org/10.1177/0300060520955040
The Journal of International Medical Research; Xu H, Nie N et. al.

Sep 17th, 2020 - A left paraduodenal hernia is a rare type of internal hernia but the most common type of peritoneal recess hernia. Preoperative diagnosis of a left paraduodenal hernia is difficult because of its nonspecific clinical manifestations, and it is ofte...

A case report of intestinal obstruction caused by cryptogenic multifocal ulcerous steno...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12876-020-01450-5
BMC Gastroenterology; Chang C, Jiang C et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - Cryptogenic multifocal ulcer stenosing enteritis (CMUSE) is a rare disease characterized by multiple superficial ulcers, stenosis, and obstruction of the small intestine of unknown origin, and the course can recur. We encountered a 62-year-old mal...

Diagnostic difficulties in obturator hernia: a rare case presentation and review of lit...
https://doi.org/10.1136/bcr-2020-235644
BMJ Case Reports; Chitrambalam TG, Christopher PJ et. al.

Sep 16th, 2020 - Hernia arising from obturator canal is rare and it contributes to about less than 1% of incidence of all hernias. Diagnosing an obturator hernia clinically is a challenging one and nearly impossible. These hernias usually present as an intestinal ...

A rare case of bowel intussusception due to adenocarcinomatous polyp in a 14 year-old c...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7488507
BMC Surgery; Sankari Tarabishi A, Aljarad Z et. al.

Sep 12th, 2020 - Intussusception is a form of intestinal obstruction in which a segment of the bowel prolapses into a more distal segment. It is an uncommon condition in children older than 2 years and causes intestinal obstruction. On the contrary of adult intuss...

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News  17 results

Laparoscopic management of a migrated intragastric balloon causing mechanical small bowel obstruction: a case report and review of the literature
https://publishing.rcseng.ac.uk/doi/abs/10.1308/rcsann.2019.0104
Annals of The Royal College of Surgeons of England; Hay D,et al

Sep 5th, 2019 - Intragastric balloons have been used as an invasive non-surgical treatment for obesity for over 30 years. Within the last 37 years, we have found only 27 cases reported in the literature of intestinal obstruction caused by a migrated intragastric ...

Weight loss surgery raises odds of abdominal surgery during pregnancy
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-bariatric-pregnancy-surgery/weight-loss-surgery-raises-odds-of-abdominal-surgery-during-pregnancy-idUSKBN17F24M

Apr 13th, 2017 - (Reuters Health) - Women who have had bariatric surgery are six times more likely to need abdominal surgery during pregnancy compared to obese pregnant women who haven’t had a prior weight loss surgery, a recent study in Sweden suggests. The most ...

Intestinal obstruction risk increased in some childhood cancer survivors
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/101781/gastroenterology/intestinal-obstruction-risk-increased-some-childhood
Internal Medicine News; Elizabeth Mechcatie

Aug 10th, 2015 - Childhood cancer survivors are at an increased risk for developing an intestinal obstruction requiring surgery (IOS) 5 or more years after the initial cancer diagnosis, according to a study based on data from the Childhood Cancer Survivor Study. T.

Unplanned hospitalizations common among elders with gastrointestinal cancers
https://www.mdedge.com/internalmedicine/article/87861/gastroenterology/unplanned-hospitalizations-common-among-elders
Michele G. Sullivan

Oct 10th, 2014 - Unplanned hospitalizations are common among older adults with gastrointestinal cancers, especially in the first few months after surgery or chemotherapy. About 60% experienced at least one unplanned admission, most often for fluid and electrolyte.

Direct peritoneal resuscitation beneficial after damage control surgery
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/57740/general-surgery/direct-peritoneal-resuscitation-beneficial-after-damage/page/0/1

Feb 21st, 2013 - "The 2. 5% doesn’t desiccate the intravascular space, but you still get all the benefits of microvascular augmentation," he added.

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Patient Education  21 results see all →