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*  Biomesh
Sturt, N.J.H.; Windsor, A.C.J.; Engledow, A.H. (2011). "Chapter 8: Modern Management of an Intestinal Fistula". In Taylor, I; ...
*  Circulatory anastomosis
Traumatic intestinal fistulas usually occur between two loops of intestine (entero-enteric fistula) or intestine and skin ( ... These are usually referred to as fistulas. In the cases of veins or arteries, traumatic fistulas usually occur between artery ... enterocutaneous fistula). Portacaval anastomosis, by contrast, is a veno-venous anastomosis between a vein of the portal ...
*  Octreotide
The value in healing intestinal fistulas is yet to be proven and routine use is limited because of the side effects. Octreotide ... Octreotide helps in management of the fistula by reducing GI secretions and inhibiting GI motility, thus controlling and ... Octreotide can reduce the intestinal resorption of ciclosporin, possibly making it necessary to increase the dose. Patients ... and vasoactive intestinal peptide, reduce secretion of fluids by the intestine and pancreas, reduce gastrointestinal motility ...
*  Foreign body
... intestinal fistulas, volvulus, and obstruction. A coin seen on AP CXR in the esophagus A coin seen on lateral CXR in the ... may attract each other through children's intestinal walls and cause severe damage, such as pressure necrosis, perforation, ...
*  Fecal vomiting
It is a common symptom of gastrojejunocolic fistula and intestinal obstruction in the ileum. Fecal vomiting is often ... Peristaltic waves occur in an attempt to decompress the intestine, and the strong contractions of the intestinal muscles push ... Fecal vomiting occurs when the bowel is obstructed for some reason, and intestinal contents cannot move normally. ... "Current Diagnosis and Management of Gastrojejunocolic Fistula". Case Reports in Gastroenterology. 4 (2): 173-177. doi:10.1159/ ...
*  Radiation enteropathy
Surgical treatment may be needed for intestinal obstruction, fistulae, or perforation, which can happen in more severe cases. ... and progressive fibrosis of the intestinal wall, among other changes in intestinal neuroendocrine and immune cells and in the ... It has been estimated there are 1.6 million people in the US with post-radiation intestinal dysfunction, a greater number than ... Previous intestinal surgery, obesity, diabetes, tobacco smoking and vascular disorders increase the chances of developing ...
*  Diverticulitis
With CT scan evidence of abscess, fistula, or intestinal rupture with peritonitis, antibiotics are recommended and routinely ... Indications for surgery are abscess or fistula formation; and intestinal rupture with peritonitis. These, however, rarely occur ... In some cases, the affected part of the colon adheres to the bladder or other organs in the pelvic cavity, causing a fistula, ... Surgery for abscess or fistula is indicated either urgently or electively. The timing of the elective surgery is determined by ...
*  Megaloblastic anemia
... fistula, intestinal anastomosis, or infection by the marine parasite Diphyllobothrium latum (fish tapeworm) Selective vitamin ... Intestinal and jejunal resection (indirect) Deficient thiamine and factors (e.g., enzymes) responsible for folate metabolism. ...
*  Urinary diversion
Complications include incisional hernia, neobladder-intestinal and neobladder-cutaneous fistulas, ureteroenteric anastomosis ... There is the option of a refluxing or a non-refluxing type, and the two ureters can be joined into the intestinal segment ...
*  Fecaluria
... is the mixture of feces and urine that is passed from the urethra due to a fistula between the intestinal tract and ... A fistula is an abnormal passage that leads from an abscess or hollow organ to the body surface or from one hollow organ to ... http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/Fecaluria http://dictionary.reference.com/browse/fistula. ...
*  Fistula
Other female intestinal-genital tract fistulae (N82.5) Female genital tract-skin fistulae (N82.8) Other female genital tract ... Fistula of appendix (K60) Anal and rectal fissures and fistulas (K60.3) Anal fistula (K60.5) Anorectal fistula (fecal fistula, ... H04.6) Lacrimal fistula (H05.81) Carotid cavernous fistula (H70.1) Mastoid fistula Craniosinus fistula: between the ... Fistula of stomach and duodenum (K31.6) Gastrocolic fistula (K31.6) Gastrojejunocolic fistula - after a Billroth II a fistula ...
*  ICD-10 Chapter XIV: Diseases of the genitourinary system
Fistula of vagina to small intestine (N82.3) Fistula of vagina to large intestine (N82.4) Other female intestinal-genital tract ... Fistulae involving female genital tract (N82.0) Vesicovaginal fistula (N82.1) Other female urinary-genital tract fistulae ( ... Vesicointestinal fistula (N32.2) Vesical fistula, not elsewhere classified (N32.4) Rupture of bladder, nontraumatic (N32.8) ... fistulae (N82.5) Female genital tract-skin fistulae (N83) Noninflammatory disorders of ovary, fallopian tube and broad ligament ...
*  Vomiting
Fecal vomiting is often a consequence of intestinal obstruction or a gastrocolic fistula and is treated as a warning sign of ... A less frequent occurrence results from a vomiting of intestinal contents, including bile acids and HCO− 3, which can cause ...
*  Amoebiasis
It can cause lung abscess, pulmono pleural fistula, empyema lung and broncho pleural fistula. It can also reach the brain ... Invasion of the intestinal lining can cause bloody diarrhea. If the parasite reaches the bloodstream it can spread through the ... rectovesicle fistula and rectovaginal fistula. Entamoeba histolytica infection is associated with malnutrition and stunting of ... An Ova & Parasite (O&P) test or an E. histolytica fecal antigen assay is the proper assay for intestinal infections. Since ...
*  Anastomosis
Traumatic intestinal fistulas usually occur between two loops of intestine (entero-enteric fistula) or intestine and skin ( ... These are usually referred to as fistulas. In the cases of veins or arteries, traumatic fistulas usually occur between artery ... Anastomoses that are abnormal, whether congenital or acquired, are often called fistulas. The term is used in medicine, biology ... enterocutaneous fistula). Portacaval anastomosis, by contrast, is an anastomosis between a vein of the portal circulation and a ...
*  Cri du chat
Less frequently encountered findings include cleft lip and palate, preauricular tags and fistulas, thymic dysplasia, intestinal ...
*  Pediatric surgery
... esophageal atresia and tracheoesophageal fistula, hypertrophic pyloric stenosis, intestinal atresia, necrotizing enterocolitis ... including liver and intestinal transplantation in children), pediatric orthopedic surgery (muscle and bone surgery in children ...
*  Anal fistula
Fistula plug involves plugging the fistula with a device made from small intestinal submucosa. The fistula plug is positioned ... Lay-open of fistula-in-ano - this option involves an operation to cut the fistula open. Once the fistula has been laid open it ... Anal fistula (plural fistulae), or fistula-in-ano, is a chronic abnormal communication between the epithelialised surface of ... The procedure is effective even in fistula associated with abscess, supralevator fistula-in-ano and fistula where the internal ...
*  Sushruta
... fistulae, laparotomy and management of intestinal obstruction, perforated intestines and accidental perforation of the abdomen ...
*  Father of surgery
He has also been called "the first plastic surgeon", management of haemorrhoids, fistulae, laparotomy and management of ... intestinal obstruction, perforated intestines and accidental perforation[citation needed] The Arab physician Abu al-Qasim al- ...
*  Breastfeeding difficulties
... or gastro-intestinal tract abnormalities like tracheo-oesophageal fistula. Pain resulting from surgical procedures like ...
*  ICD-10 Chapter XI: Diseases of the digestive system
Other specified functional intestinal disorders (K59.9) Functional intestinal disorder, unspecified (K60) Fissure and fistula ... Anal fistula (K60.4) Rectal fistula (K60.5) Anorectal fistula (K61) Abscess of anal and rectal regions (K61.0) Anal abscess ( ... Intestinal adhesions (bands) with obstruction (K56.6) Other and unspecified intestinal obstruction (K56.7) Ileus, unspecified ( ... Other intestinal malabsorption (K90.9) Intestinal malabsorption, unspecified (K91) Postprocedural disorders of digestive system ...
*  List of MeSH codes (C23)
... gastric fistula MeSH C23.300.575.185.550 --- intestinal fistula MeSH C23.300.575.185.550.600 --- rectal fistula MeSH C23.300. ... oral fistula MeSH C23.300.575.500.275 --- dental fistula MeSH C23.300.575.500.550 --- oroantral fistula MeSH C23.300.575.500. ... cutaneous fistula MeSH C23.300.575.185 --- digestive system fistula MeSH C23.300.575.185.150 --- biliary fistula MeSH C23.300. ... respiratory tract fistula MeSH C23.300.575.687.225 --- bronchial fistula MeSH C23.300.575.825 --- urinary fistula MeSH C23.300. ...
*  Crohn's disease
Flatulence and bloating may also add to the intestinal discomfort. Symptoms caused by intestinal stenosis are also common in ... Crohn's is responsible for 10% of vesicoenteric fistulae, and is the most common cause of ileovesical fistulae. Crohn's disease ... A fistula can develop between two loops of bowel, between the bowel and bladder, between the bowel and vagina, and between the ... Enterovesical Fistula at eMedicine Ekbom A, Helmick C, Zack M, Adami HO; Helmick; Zack; Adami (1990). "Increased risk of large- ...
*  Lymphocele
... intestinal obstruction, venous thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, chylous ascites and lymphatic fistula formation. On clinical ...
*  Diseases of poverty
Obstetric fistula or vaginal fistula is a medical condition in which a fistula (hole) develops between either the rectum and ... Intestinal parasites are extremely prevalent in tropical areas. These include hookworms, roundworms, and other amoebas. They ... "Obstetric Fistula In Ilorin, Nigeria." Plos Medicine 1.1 (2004): 022-024. Academic Search Complete. Web. 25 Oct. 2012. DYE, B ... Because of a lack of clean water many people are plagued by intestinal parasites that significantly increase their chances of ...