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Glossary for Sudden onset of bowel obstruction

Medical terms related to Sudden onset of bowel obstruction or mentioned in this section include:

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  • Abdominal pain in children: Abdominal pain in children refers to discomfort or pain in the abdomens of children.
  • Abdominal swelling: Swelling or bloating of the abdomen
  • Abdominal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the abdomen or digestive tract
  • Belly pain: pain abdomen
  • Bowel conditions: Medical conditions that affect the bowels
  • Bowel ischemia: A condition which is characterized by an acute vascular insufficiency of the colon
  • Bowel obstruction: A condition which is characterized by the obstruction of the gastrointestinal system
  • Colonic volvulus: Twisting of the colon.
  • 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.
  • Esophagus symptoms: Symptoms affecting the esophagus (digestive throat passage)
  • Hernia: General term for an organ protruding where it should not.
  • Inflammatory bowel disease: Inflammatory bowel disease refers to digestive symptoms resulting from chronic bowel inflammation. Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis are two of the main subtypes of the disease. Scientists have discovered an array of genetic mutations which can result in an increased susceptibility to inflammatory bowel disease. Not all people with the genetic anomaly will develop the condition but it can increase the risk especially if other environmental factors are also present. The severity of the disease that develops is variable.
  • Intussusception: intussusception is the sliding of one part of the intestine into another
  • Lower abdominal pain: The occurrence of pain located in the lower abdominal region
  • Lower abdominal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the lower abdominal region.
  • Mouth symptoms: Symptoms of the mouth or oral area.
  • Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
  • Peritonitis: Inflammation of the peritoneum.
  • Pyloric stenosis: Narrowed opening between stomach and intestines
  • Vomiting: Vomiting or retching symptoms.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Sudden onset of bowel obstruction:

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