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What is Bowel strangulation?

What is Bowel strangulation?

  • Bowel strangulation: Twisting of the bowel often around fibrous bands, causing decreased blood supply and death of bowel tissue.

Bowel strangulation: Introduction

Types of Bowel strangulation:

Broader types of Bowel strangulation:

How serious is Bowel strangulation?

Complications of Bowel strangulation: see complications of Bowel strangulation

What causes Bowel strangulation?

Causes of Bowel strangulation: see causes of Bowel strangulation

What are the symptoms of Bowel strangulation?

Symptoms of Bowel strangulation: see symptoms of Bowel strangulation

Complications of Bowel strangulation: see complications of Bowel strangulation

Can anyone else get Bowel strangulation?

More information: see contagiousness of Bowel strangulation
Inheritance: see inheritance of Bowel strangulation

Bowel strangulation: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Bowel strangulation.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Bowel strangulation.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Bowel strangulation: Gastrointestinal surgeon ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Bowel strangulation.
Treatments for Bowel strangulation: see treatments for Bowel strangulation
Research for Bowel strangulation: see research for Bowel strangulation

Name and Aliases of Bowel strangulation

Main name of condition: Bowel strangulation

Other names or spellings for Bowel strangulation:

Strangulation of intestine Source - Diseases Database

Bowel strangulation: Related Conditions

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