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Mechanical obstruction: occurs whenever movement through the intestine is blocked temporarily. See detailed information below for a list of 24 causes of Mechanical obstruction, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.
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Medical Conditions associated with Mechanical obstruction:
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Symptoms related to Mechanical obstruction:
Vomiting (2819 causes), Diarrhoea (2312 causes), Constipation (726 causes), Peritonitis, Dilated bowel loops, Laparotomy, Carcinoma colon, Adhesions, Inguinal hernia, Mesenteric volvulus, Foreign body, Unilateral wheeze, Pneumonia (241 causes), Lung abscess (33 causes), Dyspnea (2922 causes), Hemoptysis (176 causes)
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