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Intestinal blockage: Any blockage that occurs to the gastrointestinal system. See detailed information below for a list of 34 causes of Intestinal blockage, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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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. The best known, irritable bowel syndrome, is over-diagnosed, whereas...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 "bad" bacteria, but...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...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, also fail to be...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 of symptoms (see symptoms of celiac disease). A variety of...read more »
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Medical Conditions associated with Intestinal blockage:
Symptoms related to Intestinal blockage:
Abdominal pain (2568 causes), Stomach pain (49 causes), Intestinal symptoms (5299 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Intestinal obstruction (98 causes), Constipation (726 causes), Abdominal pain. encopresis
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