• abdomen
  • 26 Jul 2010 A change in bowel movements, nausea, and a bloated abdomen are all signs of bowel obstruction , a condition that tends to strike people in. (herbalyzer.com)
  • Acute ischemic abdomen is a surgical emergency. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a result: the small bowel is found predominantly on the right side of the abdomen the cecum is displaced (from its usual position in the right lower quadrant) into the epigastrium - right hypochondrium the ligament of Treitz is displaced inferiorly and rightward fibrous bands (of Ladd) course over the vertical portion of the duodenum (DII), causing intestinal obstruction. (wikipedia.org)
  • incidence
  • The aims of papers I and II were to investigate the incidence, histopathological characteristics, stage atdiagnosis, symptomatology, surgical treatment, prognostic factors and survival of small bowel carcinoid.All patients resident in Jönköping County when diagnosed with small bowel carcinoid between 1960 and2005 were eligible for inclusion. (diva-portal.org)
  • Vascular
  • Jejunal and ileal atresia are caused by in utero vascular insults, leading to poor recanalization of distal small bowel segments, a condition in which surgical resection and reanastamosis are mandatory. (wikipedia.org)
  • The delayed effects, found 3 months or more after radiation therapy, produce pathology which includes intestinal epithelial mucosal atrophy, vascular sclerosis, and progressive fibrosis of the intestinal wall, among other changes in intestinal neuroendocrine and immune cells and in the gut microbiota. (wikipedia.org)
  • clinical
  • All patients with radiological and clinical evidence of acute bowel obstruction admitted and treated in a surgical unit were included in this study regardless of the gender of the patients. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Minsk City Clinical Hospital of Emergency Medical Care, Minsk City Clinical Hospital №10, Minsk City Clinical Hospital №11. (belmapo.by)
  • Minsk Clinical Emergency Hospital has a system of real-time videotranslations of operations due to the telecommunication system which makes it possible to see the operation in the lecture room of the department. (belmapo.by)
  • Rosen's emergency medicine: concepts and clinical practice 7th edition. (wikipedia.org)
  • atresia
  • The differential for low obstruction is ileal atresia, meconium ileus, meconium plug syndrome and Hirschsprung disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • In cases of meconium ileus or ileal atresia, the colon distal to the obstruction is hypoplastic, usually less than 1 cm in caliber, as development of normal colonic caliber in utero is due to the passage of meconium, which does not occur in either of these conditions. (wikipedia.org)
  • disorders
  • Nutritional therapies include treatments directed at specific malabsorptive disorders such as low fat diets and vitamin B12 or vitamin D supplements, together with bile acid sequestrants for bile acid diarrhea and possibly antibiotics for small intestinal bacterial overgrowth. (wikipedia.org)
  • patients
  • 262 patients were admitted with intestinal obstruction. (biomedcentral.com)
  • These can be fatal if patients present as an emergency, but with improved radiotherapy techniques are now less common. (wikipedia.org)
  • The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to emergency medicine: Emergency medicine - medical specialty involving care for undifferentiated, unscheduled patients with acute illnesses or injuries that require immediate medical attention. (wikipedia.org)
  • While not usually providing long-term or continuing care, emergency physicians undertake acute investigations and interventions to resuscitate and stabilize patients. (wikipedia.org)
  • procedure
  • Findings were correlated on duodenojejunostomy anastomotic surgical procedure. (jcdr.net)
  • There are three cost categories for the intragastric balloon: pre-operative (e.g. professional fees, lab work and testing), the procedure itself (e.g. surgeon, surgical assistant, anesthesia and hospital fees) and post-operative (e.g. follow-up physician office visits, vitamins and supplements). (wikipedia.org)
  • With this condition the appendix is often on the wrong side of the body and therefore removed as a precautionary measure during the surgical procedure. (wikipedia.org)
  • One surgical technique is known as "Ladd's procedure", after Dr. William Ladd. (wikipedia.org)
  • chronic
  • These have presented with various presentations in chronic and emergency settings and have been dealt with by different procedures like mesh plasty and herniorrhaphy. (ispub.com)
  • small bowel
  • 4 Mar 2014 A small-bowel obstruction (SBO) is caused by a variety of pathologic processes. (herbalyzer.com)
  • Small intestinal bacterial overgrowth Exocrine pancreatic insufficiency Bile acid diarrhea Urinary urgency Sexual dysfunction Prevention of radiation injury to the small bowel is a key aim of techniques such as brachytherapy, field size, multiple field arrangements, conformal radiotherapy techniques and intensity-modulated radiotherapy. (wikipedia.org)
  • It often results in a small bowel obstruction. (wikipedia.org)
  • In small bowel obstruction, the pain tends to be colicky (cramping and intermittent) in nature, with spasms lasting a few minutes. (wikipedia.org)