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Paralytic ileus

Introduction: Paralytic ileus

Description of Paralytic ileus

Paralytic ileus (medical condition): Temporary intestinal paralysis...more »

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Paralytic ileus: A condition caused by the lack of intestinal PERISTALSIS or INTESTINAL MOTILITY without any mechanical obstruction. This interference of the flow of INTESTINAL CONTENTS often leads to INTESTINAL OBSTRUCTION. Ileus may be classified into postoperative, inflammatory, metabolic, neurogenic, and drug-induced.
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Paralytic ileus: Related Topics

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Paralytic ileus as a Disease

Paralytic ileus (medical condition): See Paralytic ileus (disease information).
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Paralytic ileus: Related Diseases

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