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Bowel Obstruction

Bowel Obstruction: Introduction

Bowel Obstruction: Blockage in the bowel of the digestive tract. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Bowel Obstruction is available below.

Symptoms of Bowel Obstruction

Treatments for Bowel Obstruction

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Bowel Obstruction: Related Patient Stories

Bowel Obstruction: Deaths

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Types of Bowel Obstruction

Diagnostic Tests for Bowel Obstruction

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Bowel Obstruction: Complications

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Causes of Bowel Obstruction

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Disease Topics Related To Bowel Obstruction

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Bowel Obstruction: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Bowel Obstruction

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, 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 "good" 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 can also kill the "good" bacteria in the 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' 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, 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 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 more »

Bowel Obstruction: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Bowel Obstruction

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Bowel Obstruction: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Bowel Obstruction

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Statistics for Bowel Obstruction

Bowel Obstruction: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Bowel Obstruction:

Any impairment, arrest, or reversal of the normal flow of INTESTINAL CONTENTS toward the ANUS. - (Source - Diseases Database)


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