Intestinal obstruction

An intestinal obstruction occurs when food or stool cannot move through the intestines. The obstruction can be complete or partial. There are many causes. The most common are adhesions, hernias, cancers, and certain medicines. Symptoms includeSevere abdominal pain or cramping Vomiting Bloating Loud bowel sounds Swelling of the abdomen Inability to pass gas ConstipationA complete intestinal obstruction is a medical emergency. It often requires surgery.NIH: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases

Disease Alternative Name

bowel obstruction
fecal impaction
intestinal volvulus
intussusception
paralytic ileus
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Recurrent bowel obstruction

A 45yr old female, with repeated intermittent complaints of subacute intestinal obstruction.

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A classic case of Ileo-ileal Intussusception.


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