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ALLMedicine™ Intestinal Obstruction Center

Research & Reviews  2,003 results

A complementary study approach unravels novel players in the pathoetiology of Hirschspr...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7643938
PLoS Genetics; Mederer T, Schmitteckert S et. al.

Nov 5th, 2020 - Hirschsprung disease (HSCR, OMIM 142623) involves congenital intestinal obstruction caused by dysfunction of neural crest cells and their progeny during enteric nervous system (ENS) development. HSCR is a multifactorial disorder; pathogenetic vari...

Practical Imaging Strategies for Intussusception in Children.
https://doi.org/10.2214/AJR.19.22445
AJR. American Journal of Roentgenology; Plut D, Phillips GS et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - OBJECTIVE. Intussusception is the most common cause of intestinal obstruction in young children. Radiology has a key role in its diagnosis and treatment. This systematic review summarizes the currently available evidence for best practices in radi...

Associations of Intussusception With Adenovirus, Rotavirus, and Other Pathogens: A Revi...
https://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000002860
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Burnett E, Parashar UD et. al.

Oct 16th, 2020 - Intussusception is the leading cause of acute intestinal obstruction in infants. Intussusception is mostly idiopathic, but infectious pathogens are sometimes implicated. In addition, live oral rotavirus vaccines have been associated with intussusc...

Primary abdominal cocoon with cryptorchidism: a case report.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7557050
BMC Gastroenterology; Song WJ, Liu XY et. al.

Oct 15th, 2020 - We report a rare case of primary abdominal cocoon with bilateral cryptorchidism. The patient had a history of laparoscopic surgery for bilateral cryptorchidism 6 years earlier. He was admitted to the hospital again due to intestinal obstruction. S...

Primary ileal volvulus: a rare twist in an elderly patient-case report.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7556909
BMC Surgery; Agrawal S, Yadav AR et. al.

Oct 15th, 2020 - Small bowel volvulus is a rare entity and it is even rarer for the ileum to undergo torsion without any known predisposing factors. It presents as acute abdomen with features of intestinal obstruction. As it is a life-threatening condition, it sho...

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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  2,047 results

A complementary study approach unravels novel players in the pathoetiology of Hirschspr...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7643938
PLoS Genetics; Mederer T, Schmitteckert S et. al.

Nov 5th, 2020 - Hirschsprung disease (HSCR, OMIM 142623) involves congenital intestinal obstruction caused by dysfunction of neural crest cells and their progeny during enteric nervous system (ENS) development. HSCR is a multifactorial disorder; pathogenetic vari...

Practical Imaging Strategies for Intussusception in Children.
https://doi.org/10.2214/AJR.19.22445
AJR. American Journal of Roentgenology; Plut D, Phillips GS et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - OBJECTIVE. Intussusception is the most common cause of intestinal obstruction in young children. Radiology has a key role in its diagnosis and treatment. This systematic review summarizes the currently available evidence for best practices in radi...

Associations of Intussusception With Adenovirus, Rotavirus, and Other Pathogens: A Revi...
https://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000002860
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; Burnett E, Parashar UD et. al.

Oct 16th, 2020 - Intussusception is the leading cause of acute intestinal obstruction in infants. Intussusception is mostly idiopathic, but infectious pathogens are sometimes implicated. In addition, live oral rotavirus vaccines have been associated with intussusc...

Primary abdominal cocoon with cryptorchidism: a case report.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7557050
BMC Gastroenterology; Song WJ, Liu XY et. al.

Oct 15th, 2020 - We report a rare case of primary abdominal cocoon with bilateral cryptorchidism. The patient had a history of laparoscopic surgery for bilateral cryptorchidism 6 years earlier. He was admitted to the hospital again due to intestinal obstruction. S...

Primary ileal volvulus: a rare twist in an elderly patient-case report.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7556909
BMC Surgery; Agrawal S, Yadav AR et. al.

Oct 15th, 2020 - Small bowel volvulus is a rare entity and it is even rarer for the ileum to undergo torsion without any known predisposing factors. It presents as acute abdomen with features of intestinal obstruction. As it is a life-threatening condition, it sho...

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News  31 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 ...

A 24-Year-Old Man with Vomiting and Abdominal Pain
https://reference.staging.medscape.com/viewarticle/885142_3

Sep 13th, 2017 - Discussion Superior mesenteric artery (SMA) syndrome is an uncommon cause of intestinal obstruction due to vascular compression of the third portion of the duodenum (D3) between the aorta and the SMA. It was first described in an anatomy text by A...

A 26-Year-Old Man With Abdominal Pain
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/721158_5

Jul 16th, 2017 - The mere presence of a diverticulum does not justify its surgical removal. If the diverticula are large and found in an isolated, dilated, and hypertrophied segment, and if they are the cause of intestinal obstruction, hemorrhage, adhesions, perfo...

Open vs Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery and the Risk for Small Bowel Obstruction
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/865041

Jun 28th, 2016 - Meta-analysis of the Risk of Small Bowel Obstruction Following Open or Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery Yamada T, Okabayashi K, Hasegawa H, et al Br J Surg. 2016;103:493-503 Summary Is there a difference in the likelihood of intestinal obstruction ...

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.

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Patient Education  21 results see all →