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Intestinal tract obstruction

Intestinal tract obstruction: Introduction

Intestinal tract obstruction: can be mechanical or functional. See detailed information below for a list of 27 causes of Intestinal tract obstruction, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Intestinal tract obstruction: Comorbid Symptoms

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Misdiagnosis and Intestinal tract 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 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 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) more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, 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 more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive more »

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Detailed list of causes of Intestinal tract obstruction

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How Common are these Causes of Intestinal tract obstruction?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Intestinal tract obstruction. Of the 27 causes of Intestinal tract obstruction that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 4 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 21 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Intestinal tract obstruction:

The following list of conditions have 'Intestinal tract obstruction' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Medical Conditions associated with Intestinal tract obstruction:

Intestinal symptoms (5299 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes)

Symptoms related to Intestinal tract obstruction:

Abdominal vomiting, Dilated bowel loops, Nasogastric intubation, Bilous vomiting, Adhesions, Strangulated hernia

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