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Mechanical obstruction

Mechanical obstruction: Introduction

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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Mechanical obstruction: Symptom Checker

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Mechanical obstruction: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Mechanical obstruction

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Mechanical obstruction: Deaths

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Detailed list of causes of Mechanical obstruction

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How Common are these Causes of Mechanical 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 Mechanical obstruction. Of the 24 causes of Mechanical obstruction that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Mechanical obstruction:

The following list of conditions have 'Mechanical 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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Causes of Mechanical obstruction Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Mechanical obstruction based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

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    Medical Conditions associated with Mechanical obstruction:

    Body symptoms (5672 causes)

    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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