*  Functional GI Disorders | Learn About Brain-Gut Interaction & Your Digestion - IFFGD
Functional gastrointestinal (GI) and motility disorders are the most common GI disorders in the general population. Functional ... Bowel disorders and abdominal pain (symptoms generally attributable to the mid or lower gastrointestinal tract). *Irritable ... Volvulus Rare Diseases Abdominal Adhesions Anal Fistulas Celiac Disease Clostridium Difficile Congenital Sucrase-Isomaltase ... Infant regurgitation - uncomplicated involuntary return (regurgitation) of stomach contents into the mouth. Common and normal ...
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*  Andrew Duffy, MD, FACS, FASMBS > Surgery | Yale School of...
Gastrointestinal Tract. *Gallstones. *Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors. *Hernia, Abdominal. *Esophageal Sphincter, Lower. * ... Stomach Volvulus. *Gastric Bypass. *Gastroplasty. *Gallbladder Emptying. *Cholecystectomy, Laparoscopic. *Gastric Outlet ... Gastrointestinal and Bariatric SurgeryTemple Medical Center. 40 Temple Street, Ste Suite 7B New Haven, CT 06510 View on map... ... Diseases of the Digestive System - Small Intestines, Large Intestines & Rectum, Diseases of the Digestive System - Stomach. A ...
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*  Percutaneous Endoscopic Colostomy: A New Technique for the Treatment of Recurrent Sigmoid Volvulus
Bezoar is retained concretions of ingested plant or animal materials that accumulate within the gastrointestinal tract. They ... often form in the stomach and can pass.... *ATL>Controlled transperitoneal percutaneous cecostomy as a therapeutic alternative ... Sigmoid volvulus is a common cause of large bowel obstruction in western countries and Africa. It accounts for 25% of the ... Recurrent sigmoid volvulus in elderly patients who are not fit for definitive surgery is difficult to manage. The percutaneous ...
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*  Sleisenger and Fordtran's Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease- 2 Volume Set - 10th Edition
Purchase Sleisenger and Fordtran's Gastrointestinal and Liver Disease- 2 Volume Set - 10th Edition. Print Book & E-Book. ISBN ... Diverticula of the Pharynx, Esophagus, Stomach, and Small Intestine 26. Abdominal Hernias and Gastric Volvulus ... Vascular Disorders of the Gastrointestinal Tract. 38. Surgical Peritonitis and Other Diseases of the Peritoneum, Mesentery, ... Gastrointestinal and Hepatic Complications of Solid Organ and Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation. 36. Gastrointestinal and ...
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*  Gastroenteritis in Dogs - PetPlace
Gastric dilation volvulus/torsion is the bloating and/or twisting of the stomach upon itself. The affected individual usually ... Drugs and toxins can cause vomiting and diarrhea by directly irritating the lining of the gastrointestinal tract. Examples ... is a microscopic accumulation of inflammatory cells of any/all parts of the gastrointestinal tract. IBD is most often ... Acute vomiting, a reflex act that results in the forceful ejection of gastric (stomach) and/or duodenal (intestinal) contents ...
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*  Abdominal mass - Wikipedia
Stomach cancer Uterine leiomyoma (fibroids) Volvulus (twisted piece of the gastrointestinal tract) Uretero-pelvic junction ...
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*  Volvulus or Twisted Intestine
Volvulus (Twisted Intestine). Information about the condition known as Volvulus, or Twisted Intestine ... If left untreated, volvulus can cause necrosis and rupturing within the gastrointestinal tract and clearly this can turn into a ... gastric volvulus when the colon can shift upwards under the diaphragm taking the stomach with it; caecal volvulus which is ... Volvulus (Twisted Intestine). September 2012 A friend of mine was rushed to hospital last month with a twisted intestine. I had ...
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*  List of dog diseases - Wikipedia
Gastric dilatation volvulus, commonly known as bloat, is a serious condition in which the stomach swells with air (gastric ... Foreign body is an object foreign to the body that becomes lodged in the gastrointestinal tract (or other part of the dog). ... Intussusception* is characterized by telescoping of one part of the gastrointestinal tract into another part, forming an ... and lagenidiosis that affect the gastrointestinal tract and skin. Giardiasis* is an intestinal infection in dogs caused by the ...
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*  Immunohistochemical studies of the enteric nervous system and interstitial cells of Cajal in the canine stomach
Sanders, K.M., Don Koh, S. & Ward, S.M., 2006, 'Interstitial cells of Cajal as pacemakers in the gastrointestinal tract', ... gastric dilatation-volvulus is an acute disease characterised by gastric retention, accumulation of gas in the stomach, gastric ... Recently a subpopulation of neurons producing nitric oxide has been identified in the gastrointestinal tract (Moncada, Palmer ... in the gastrointestinal tract.. In conclusion, observations made in the present study lend weight to the paradigm that in ...
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*  Percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy - Wikipedia
A gastrostomy can also be used to treat volvulus of the stomach, where the stomach twists along one of its axes. The tube (or ... making use of the natural digestion process of the gastrointestinal tract) despite bypassing the mouth; enteral nutrition is ... PEGs may also be inserted to decompress the stomach in cases of gastric volvulus. Gastrostomy may be indicated in numerous ... The Gauderer-Ponsky technique involves performing a gastroscopy to evaluate the anatomy of the stomach. The anterior stomach ...
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*  RACGP - Gastric distension - A case study
The history and examination findings suggest proximal gastrointestinal tract obstruction either at the level of the stomach ( ... secondary to malignancy or a scarred benign prepyloric or duodenal ulcer) or small bowel (commonly adhesions, volvulus, hernias ... A plain abdominal X-ray showed a distended stomach (Figure 1). An abdominal computed tomography (CT) scan revealed a markedly ... A case has been reported of a patient with a massively distended stomach causing compromised blood flow in the abdominal aorta ...
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*  Gastrointestinal perforation - Wikipedia
... is a hole in the wall of part of the gastrointestinal tract. The gastrointestinal tract includes the esophagus, stomach, small ... bowel obstruction such as from a volvulus, colon cancer, or diverticulitis, stomach ulcers, ischemic bowel, and a number of ... Perforation anywhere along the gastrointestinal tract typically requires emergency surgery in the form of an exploratory ... When the hole is in the stomach or early part of the small intestine the onset of pain is typically sudden while with a hole in ...
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*  German Shepherd Health Facts by Petplan | Petplan
The German Shepherd, like all dogs, can suffer from problems affecting the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. Conditions such as ... Gastric dilation-volvulus. Larger breeds like the German Shepherd can suffer from gastric dilatationvolvulus (GDV), which is ... This rapidly becomes an emergency as the stomach distends with air and the blood supply to the organ gets cut off. Urgent ... also known as 'bloat'. GDV is a very serious, lifethreatening condition caused by the twisting of the stomach, which closes it ...
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*  Volvulus - Wikipedia
Sigmoid volvulus is the most-common form of volvulus of the gastrointestinal tract. and is responsible for 8% of all intestinal ... The stomach can also be affected. Diagnosis is typically with medical imaging such as plain X-rays, a GI series, or CT scan. ... volvulus neonatorum volvulus of the small intestine volvulus of the caecum (cecum), also cecal volvulus sigmoid colon volvulus ... sigmoid volvulus) volvulus of the transverse colon volvulus of the splenic flexure, the rarest gastric volvulus ileosigmoid ...
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*  Wiley: Small Animal Pathology for Veterinary Technicians - Amy Johnson
Gastrointestinal Obstructions 57. Pyloric Stenosis or Chronic. Hypertrophic Gastropathy 58. Gastric Dilatation and Volvulus ( ... From reproductive, endocrine, and eye disease to urinary tract and infectious diseases, the book offers in-depth information on ... Stomach 56. Acute Gastritis 56. Gastric Ulcers 57. ... Feline Urinary Tract Disease (FLUTD) 83. Acute Renal Failure ( ...
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*  Stomach and intestinal disorders in dogs and cats
Gastric Dilation/Volvulus Gastroenteritis Gastrointestinal Foreign Objects. Intestinal Obstruction Liver Disease Malabsorption ... A gastrointestinal foreign body is any non-food material found within the digestive tract. Foreign objects ranging from coins ... Dilation may be followed by twisting of the stomach (volvulus) that closes both the inlet and outlet of the stomach. As ... Gastric Dilation/Volvulus (bloat, gastric torsion) . General Information:. Gastric dilation/volvulus is a life-threatening ...
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*  s10620-017-4807-4
Volvulus of the gastrointestinal tract: appearances at multimodality imaging 1. Radiographics. 2009;29:1281-1293. 6. Sahoo MR, ... Keywords Ischemic gastropathy Gastric necrosis Upper gastrointestinal bleeding Stomach apoplexy Abbreviations BMI Body mass ... Gastric ischemia impairs motility of the stomach causing fluid and food accumulation leading to stomach distension and ... Gastrointestinal Endoscopy. 2003;58:307-308. 14. Kim SY, Han S-H, Kim KH, et al. Gastric ischemia after epinephrine injection ...
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*  Duodenal Atresia, Fetal Bowel
Sonography of the fetal gastrointestinal tract: anatomic variants, diagnostic pitfalls and abnormalities. Amer J Roentgenol 162 ... Coronal scan in a fetus with duodenal atresia and a distended stomach. A-plane of section through stomach resulting in true " ... Likewise, a double bubb" may be seen in cases of Ladd's bands, annular pancreas or volvulus, in which there is no duodenal ... They are due to the distended fluid-filled stomach and duodenal bulb. On other scans the two structures were continuous with ...
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*  Gastric Dilatation-Volvulus | Canine Bloat
Stomach Torsion, Twisted Stomach, GDV. Gastric Dilatation-Volvulus (GDV) is a rapidly progressive life-threatening condition of ... The condition is commonly associated with large meals and causes the stomach to dilate, because of food and gas, and may get to ... Further, the lining of the entire gastrointestinal tract is also at risk of cell death and sloughing. ... The viability of the stomach wall, the spleen, and all other organs will be determined, and removal of part of the stomach wall ...
  http://vetspecialists.com/gastric-dilatation-volvulus/
*  Veterinary surgery - Wikipedia
... gastrointestinal tract, urogentital tract, reproductive tract, cardiovascular system, spinal cord and peripheral nerves, the ... Gastric dilatation volvulus (bloat) is a common condition in dogs in which the stomach fills with gas, and can become torsed. ... These foreign bodies can cause obstruction of the gastrointestinal tract causing severe vomiting and resulting electrolyte ... During surgery, the stomach is deflated and put back into its normal position. A gastropexy may be performed, whereby the ...
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*  Common Household Poisons and Toxins | Shawnee Animal Clinic
The foam solidifies in the stomach and intestinal tract requiring surgery to remove the foreign body. Gastrointestinal distress ... This process will rapidly cause a bloated stomach, followed by twisted stomach (known as gastric-dilatation volvulus or GDV), ... If your pet is showing signs of bloat or GDV including a distended stomach, racing heart, vomiting or non-productive retching, ... Interaction between these glues and stomach acids causes a chemical reaction turning the glue into a rapidly expanding foam. ...
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*  Dog health - Wikipedia
Activated charcoal can be given to absorb any remaining poison in the gastrointestinal tract. Then the dog is given Vitamin K ... The stomach twists on its supporting ligaments, sealing off the exits, and the contents begin to generate gas pressure which is ... Gastric dilatation volvulus, or gastric torsion and bloat, primarily affects breeds with deep, narrow chests, such as Great ... Foreign body ingestion can lead to acute obstruction of the gastrointestinal tract, a very dangerous condition. Acute ...
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*  AD | Fred Lanting
... where the esophagus meets the stomach. This is where a sphincter exists, that is supposed to keep the digesting stomach ... Canine Digestive Tract Disorders in Several Breeds (Part 1). Published July 20, 2009 , By admin ... When these two organs in the alimentary canal are considered together, we refer to a syndrome as gastro-intestinal. The three ... Having been requested to supply articles on bloat/torsion/volvulus, and on megaesophagus, I decided to combine some old pieces ...
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*  Gastrointestinal tract - Wikipedia
The mouth, esophagus, stomach, and intestines are part of the gastrointestinal tract. Gastrointestinal is an adjective meaning ... Different types of surgery and treatment managing life-threatening complications such as ileus and volvulus, intestinal stasis ... The gastrointestinal tract (digestive tract, digestional tract, GI tract, GIT, gut, or alimentary canal) is an organ system ... "gastrointestinal tract" at Dorland's Medical Dictionary Gastrointestinal tract at the US National Library of Medicine Medical ...
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*  Bloating - Wikipedia
Gas in the gastrointestinal tract has only two sources. It is either swallowed air or is produced by bacteria that normally ... The stomach can become bloated when too much air is swallowed during eating and drinking too quickly. As the stomach swells, ... In animals, causes of abdominal bloating include: Gastric dilatation volvulus, a condition of dogs which occurs when gas is ... Fiber is made by plants and is not easily digested by the human gastrointestinal tract. There are two main types of dietary ...
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