Colonic volvulus: Introduction
Colonic volvulus: Twisting of the colon.
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Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms
of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed.
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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.
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Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely
to cause some level of diarrhea in patients.
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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).
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Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive
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Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent
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Definitions of Colonic volvulus:
A twisting in the intestine (INTESTINES) that can cause INTESTINAL OBSTRUCTION.
- (Source - Diseases Database)
Abnormal twisting of the intestines (usually in the are of the ileum or sigmoid colon) resulting in intestinal obstruction
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)
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