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Cast syndrome

Cast syndrome: Introduction

Cast syndrome: Obstruction of the third part of the duodenum by an artery following the use of a body plaster cast or a Bradford frame. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Cast syndrome is available below.

Symptoms of Cast syndrome

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Cast syndrome?

Cast syndrome: Related Patient Stories

Causes of Cast syndrome

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Cast syndrome: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Cast syndrome

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that...read more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive system contains a variety of ...read more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only ...read more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. food poisoning). In fact, it's more likely to be an infectious diarrheal...read more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course,...read more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety...read more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are peptic...read more »

Cast syndrome: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Cast syndrome

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Cast syndrome: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Cast syndrome

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Cast syndrome: Animations

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Cast syndrome: Broader Related Topics

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