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Glossary for Increased bowel sounds

Medical terms related to Increased bowel sounds or mentioned in this section include:

  • Abdominal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the abdomen or digestive tract
  • Annular pancreas: An abnormality where a ring of pancreatic tissue forms around the duodenum and can block the flow of food through the digestive system. The severity of symptoms depends on the degree of constriction. Partial obstruction may not be detected until adulthood.
  • Bowel conditions: Medical conditions that affect the bowels
  • Bowel problems: Symptoms affecting the bowel
  • Crohn's disease: Crohn's disease causes inflammation of the digestive system. It is one of a group of diseases called inflammatory bowel disease. The disease can affect any area from the mouth to the anus. It often affects the lower part of the small intestine called the ileum.
  • Digestive symptoms: Any symptoms affecting the digestive tract.
  • Duodenal atresia: A rare birth defect where a portion of the small intestine is absent or completely closed off and the digestive products cannot pass through. It is usually associated with other birth defects.
  • Ear sounds: Hearing ringing, buzzing, or noises in the ears
  • Esophagus symptoms: Symptoms affecting the esophagus (digestive throat passage)
  • Gradual onset of increased bowel sounds: Gradual onset of increased bowel sounds is the slow development of hyperactive sounds made by the intestines.
  • Hirschsprung Disease: congenital disorder of the colon in which the ganglionic nerver cells are absent leading to constipation
  • Hirschsprung disease: congenital disorder of the colon in which the ganglionic nerver cells are absent leading to constipation
  • Increased bowel sounds in children: Increased bowel sounds in children is a condition in which the sounds that a child's intestines make during digestion are louder or more frequent than normal.
  • Intermittent increased bowel sounds: Intermittent increased bowel sounds is periodic episodes of hyperactive bowel sounds, the sounds the intestines make during digestion.
  • Intussusception: intussusception is the sliding of one part of the intestine into another
  • Jejunal Atresia: A rare birth defect where developmental abnormalities result in the small intestine being completely absent or blocked.
  • Lower abdominal pain: The occurrence of pain located in the lower abdominal region
  • Mechanical intestinal obstruction: mechanical obstructions occur because the bowel is physically blocked and its contents cannot get past the obstruction
  • Meconium plug syndrome: A condition that can occur in newborns where a mass of thickened meconium obstructs the large intestines. The condition may occur as a result of other disorders such as cystic fibrosis, colon atresia, narrowed colon, impaired intestinal motility (Hirschsprung disease) or for no apparent reason. Often, bowel function returns to normal once the meconium plug is passed from the body.
  • Mouth symptoms: Symptoms of the mouth or oral area.
  • Stalker-Chitayat syndrome: A very rare syndrome characterized mainly by abnormal rotation of the intestines and an unusual facial appearance.
  • Stomach symptoms: Symptoms affecting the stomach.
  • Sudden onset of increased bowel sounds: Sudden onset of increased bowel sounds is the rapid development of an abnormally large amount of bowel sounds.
  • Superior mesenteric artery syndrome: A rare condition where the third portion of the duodenum is compressed between two large blood vessels - the aorta and superior mesenteric artery.
  • Vomiting: Vomiting or retching symptoms.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Increased bowel sounds:

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