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*  Constipation - GOV.UK
Diagnosis of constipation is generally triggered by a description of the symptoms. In some cases abdominal radiography may be ... Symptoms of constipation include difficulty in passing stools, infrequent bowel movements, hard and lumpy stools, stomach ache ... 5.4 Abdominal massage. Abdominal massage can be as effective as laxatives in the treatment of constipation. The advantage of ... prevalence was generally high, with rates of 50% or more being reported in 14 of the 31 studies, and 21 studies reporting rates ...
  https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/reasonable-adjustments-for-people-with-learning-disabilities/constipation
*  Carcinoid Tumor: Practice Essentials, Background, Pathophysiology
Signs and symptoms may include the following:. * Periodic abdominal pain: Most common presentation for a small intestinal ... Carcinoid tumors generally are classified based on the location in the primitive gut that gives rise to the tumor, as follows: ... The term sporadic primary foregut tumor encompasses carcinoids of the lung, bronchus, stomach, proximal duodenum, and pancreas. ... Upper and lower GI radiography with oral contrast agents. * Computed tomography scanning ...
  https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/986050-overview
*  Imaging in Hypertrophic Pyloric Stenosis: Practice Essentials, Radiography, Ultrasonography
Radiography. Abdominal radiographs may show a fluid-filled or air-distended stomach, suggesting the presence of gastric outlet ... Studies suggest that preterm infants may present with HPS symptoms at a later chronological age than term infants. [1, 2] Stark ... Findings on UGI studies include the following:. * Delayed gastric emptying (if severe, this may prevent barium from passing ... Chronological age at presentation was found generally to increase as gestational age decreased. Preterm birth was associated ...
  https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/409621-overview
*  ATSDR - Medical Management Guidelines (MMGs): Nitrogen Oxides
Synonyms for nitrogen dioxide (NO2) include dinitrogen tetroxide, nitrogen peroxide, nitrogen tetroxide, and NTO. Synonyms for ... Synonyms for nitric oxide (NO) include mononitrogen monoxide and nitrogen monoxide. ... mixtures of nitrogen oxides include nitrogen fumes and nitrous fumes ... Generally, the more serious the exposure, the more severe the symptoms.. Can nitrogen oxides poisoning be treated? There is no ...
  https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/MMG/MMG.asp?id=394&tid=69
*  Crohn's disease - The Clinical Advisor
Common adverse reactions include headache, abdominal pain, and nausea. Rare but notable adverse effects include pancreatitis, ... abdominal pain, general well-being, symptoms of EIM, use of antidiarrheal medications, the presence of an abdominal mass, and ... Pregnancy outcomes are generally the same for CD patients although disease activity at conception can result in an increased ... "Focally enhanced gastritis" is often manifest by nonspecific mucosal changes in the stomach, with no evidence of H. pylori on ...
  https://www.clinicaladvisor.com/gastroenterology-hepatology/crohns-disease/article/596294/
*  E-Z-Paste - FDA prescribing information, side effects and uses
Data sources include Micromedex® (updated Nov 1st, 2018), Cerner Multum™ (updated Nov 1st, 2018), Wolters Kluwer™ (updated Oct ... Symptoms may be treated according to currently accepted standards of medical care. ... Adverse reactions, such as nausea, vomiting, diarrhea and abdominal cramping, accompanying the use of barium sulfate ... For use in single contrast radiography of the esophagus, pharynx, hypopharynx and for cardiac series. ...
  https://www.drugs.com/pro/e-z-paste.html
*  ATSDR - Medical Management Guidelines (MMGs): Aniline
Synonyms include aminobenzene, aminophen, arylamine, benzenamine, aniline oil, and phenylamine. ... Generally, the more serious the exposure, the more severe the symptoms.. Can aniline poisoning be treated? A solution of ... Side effects include nausea, vomiting, abdominal and chest pain, dizziness, diaphoresis, and dysuria. ... ABG measurements, chest radiography, and ECG should be performed if cyanosis or dyspnea are present. Methemoglobin causes ...
  https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/mmg/mmg.asp?id=448&tid=79
*  Boerhaave syndrome - Wikipedia
The occasionally nonspecific nature of the symptoms may contribute to a delay in diagnosis and a poor outcome. Spontaneous ... The diagnosis of Boerhaave's syndrome is suggested on the plain chest radiography and confirmed by chest CT scan. The initial ... may be more common than previously recognized and has a generally benign course. Preexisting esophageal disease is not a ... Common misdiagnoses include myocardial infarction, pancreatitis, lung abscess, pericarditis, and spontaneous pneumothorax. If ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boerhaave_syndrome
*  Gastroesophageal Reflux: Management Guidance for the Pediatrician | From the American Academy of Pediatrics | Pediatrics
Common symptoms of GERD in children 1 to 5 years of age include regurgitation, vomiting, abdominal pain, anorexia, and feeding ... Upper GI tract contrast radiography generally involves obtaining a series of fluoroscopic images of swallowed barium until the ... Antacids are a class of medications that can be used to directly buffer gastric acid in the esophagus or stomach to reduce ... Generally speaking, diagnostic testing is not necessary. The reliability of symptoms to make the clinical diagnosis of GERD is ...
  http://pediatrics.aappublications.org/content/131/5/e1684.full
*  Situs inversus - Wikipedia
Generally, the organs are simply transposed through the sagittal plane. The heart is located on the right side of the thorax, ... The reversal of the organs may then lead to some confusion, as many signs and symptoms will be on the atypical side. For ... "Situs Inversus Imaging: Overview, Radiography, Computed Tomography". 26 April 2016 - via eMedicine. Situs inversus of the large ... the stomach and spleen on the right side of the abdomen and the liver and gall bladder on the left side. The heart's normal ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Situs_inversus
*  Appendicitis
... symptoms Pain in centre of abdomen, discomfort in abdomen Appendicitis usually begins with a sudden pain in the ... This disease accounts for about half the acute abdominal emergencies occurring between the ages of ten and thirty. ... In general, plain abdominal radiography (PAR) is not useful in making the diagnosis of appendicitis. Plain abdominal films may ... Signs include localized findings in the right iliac fossa. The abdominal wall becomes very sensitive to gentle pressure ( ...
  http://www.medicalgeek.com/disease-syndromes-and-procedures/22224-appendicitis.html?s=caa49f2a09c629278eebaea9e94e7c68
*  Epidemiology, clinical features, and diagnosis of mechanical small bowel obstruction in adults
However, we generally obtain plain abdominal films (flat and upright/left lateral decubitus) prior to proceeding to abdominal ... Findings on plain radiography consistent with small bowel obstruction include the following:. ●Dilated loops of bowel with air- ... Symptoms - The symptoms most commonly associated with acute small bowel obstruction are nausea, vomiting, cramping abdominal ... The stomach may also be dilated. The presence of air-fluid levels differing more than 5 mm from each other within the same loop ...
  https://www.uptodate.com/contents/epidemiology-clinical-features-and-diagnosis-of-mechanical-small-bowel-obstruction-in-adults
*  Aortic dissection - Wikipedia
Less common symptoms that may be seen in the setting of aortic dissection include congestive heart failure (7%), fainting (9 ... and the descending abdominal aorta that lies below the stomach. A TEE may be technically difficult to perform in individuals ... Chest radiography may demonstrate a change in the morphology of the thoracic aorta which can be seen in aortic dissection. ... Aortic dissection generally presents as a hypertensive emergency, and the prime consideration of medical management is strict ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aortic_dissection
*  Gastrointestinal Carcinoid Imaging: Overview, Radiography, Computed Tomography
Generally, CT scanning is used to stage colon tumors but not to detect them. CT scan findings of colon carcinoids appear ... Plain abdominal radiograph in a 55-year-old man presenting with clinical features of bowel obstruction. Small-bowel dilatation ... Characteristics include red or dark patches on the skin; burning, itching, swelling, hardening, and tightening of the skin; ... A large polypoid mass has been reported arising from the lesser curve of the stomach, with areas of low density that were ...
  https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/364581-overview
*  Intestinal atresia
The ultrasonogram will demonstrate a large stomach bubble and a large duodenal bubble. After birth a single-view abdominal ... If seen on radiography, the next step is often a contrast enema to rule out meconium ileus and to make sure the colon is intact ... Anxiety Symptoms Associated With Declining Episodic Memory in Elderly * Pretreatment Functioning Associated With Anxiolytic ... Intestinal atresia is diagnosed soon after birth, generally within 3 days. The time to diagnosis often depends on where the ...
  http://www.psychiatryadvisor.com/pediatrics/intestinal-atresia/article/622379/
*  Appendicitis - Wikipedia
Symptoms commonly include right lower abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, and decreased appetite. However, approximately 40% of ... "Plain abdominal radiography as a routine procedure for acute abdominal pain of the right lower quadrant: prospective evaluation ... If the stomach is empty (no food in the past six hours) general anaesthesia is usually used. Otherwise, spinal anaesthesia may ... A urinalysis generally does not show infection, but it is important for determining pregnancy status, especially the ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Appendicitis
*  Barotrauma - Wikipedia
Barotraumas that do not involve gas in the tissues are generally treated according to severity and symptoms for similar trauma ... Chest radiography can show pneumothorax, and is indicated if there is chest discomfort or breathing difficulty ... Cyclic deformation of lung tissue may play a large part in the cause of VILI, and contributory factors probably include tidal ... Risk also appears to be increased by aspiration of stomach contents and pre-existing disease such as necrotising pneumonia and ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Barotrauma
*  Vpt 311 General and Systemic Veterinary Pharamacology Tanuvas Lect Notes | Pharmacology | Cell Membrane
Symptoms of toxicity can be grouped as cardiac symptoms and non-cardiac symptoms. • Cardiac symptoms of toxicity o Sinus ... Normally in full stomach there is a delay in absorption because the drug gets diluted in the stomach contents. ... Factors affecting absorption include o Molecular size of the drug and its concentration o Degree of ionization (depends on the ... The pH of milk varies somewhat; but in goats and cows it is generally 6.5 - 6.8 if mastitis is not present. Weak bases tend to ...
  https://www.scribd.com/doc/105615542/Vpt-311-General-and-Systemic-Veterinary-Pharamacology-Tanuvas-Lect-Notes
*  Intestinal atresia
The ultrasonogram will demonstrate a large stomach bubble and a large duodenal bubble. After birth a single-view abdominal ... If seen on radiography, the next step is often a contrast enema to rule out meconium ileus and to make sure the colon is intact ... What other disease/condition shares some of these symptoms?. Any condition that causes complete obstruction of the small or ... Intestinal atresia is diagnosed soon after birth, generally within 3 days. The time to diagnosis often depends on where the ...
  https://www.clinicalpainadvisor.com/pediatrics/intestinal-atresia/article/622382/
*  Spleen Cancer in Dogs & Cats | Long Beach Animal Hospital
... can have a serious cancer of the spleen without showing any symptoms. Learn how we diagnose and treat spleen cancer in dogs and ... Radiography. The arrow points to what a spleen looks like on a radiograph. It is enlarged, although a lobe of the liver can ... If abdominal fluid is present we can remove it and analyze it. This is called abdominocentesis. There is no guarantee this will ... Symptoms of HSA vary, and range from mild to severe. In extreme cases sudden blood loss can lead to sudden death. ...
  https://www.lbah.com/word/canine/hemangiosarcoma/
*  ATSDR - Medical Management Guidelines (MMGs): 1,2-Dibromoethane
Generally, the more serious the exposure, the more severe the symptoms.. Can ethylene dibromide poisoning be treated? There is ... Rapid effects following ingestion can include abdominal pain, diarrhea, nausea, vomiting, and drowsiness. ... Avoid drinking alcoholic beverages for at least 24 hours; alcohol may worsen injury to your stomach or have other effects. ... In cases of inhalation exposure, chest radiography and arterial blood gas measurements may be helpful. ...
  https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/mmg/mmg.asp?id=1062&tid=131
*  Spinal disc herniation - Wikipedia
Other symptoms may include sensory changes such as numbness, tingling, paresthesia, and motor changes such as muscular weakness ... Signs of fatigue include shaking, poor coordination, muscle burning, and loss of the transverse abdominal brace. Heavy lifting ... Generally, males have a slightly higher incidence than females.. Etymology[edit]. A spinal disc herniation is known in Latin as ... Projectional radiography (X-ray imaging): Although traditional plain X-rays are limited in their ability to image soft tissues ...
  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spinal_disc_herniation
*  Colon Cancer Imaging: Practice Essentials, Radiography, Computed Tomography
Advanced colonic tumors may directly invade the anterior abdominal wall, retroperitoneum, liver, pancreas, spleen, or stomach. ... presenting with signs and symptoms of acute abdominal perforation. ... C3 lesions include those larger than 10 mm in diameter or if more than 3 lesions of 6-9 mm are present, for which colonoscopy ... CT colonography in the United States is generally limited to patients who are not good candidates for colonoscpy because of ...
  https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/367061-overview
*  ATSDR - Medical Management Guidelines (MMGs): Ethylene Oxide
Synonyms include dimethylene oxide, 1,2-epoxyethane, EtO, EO, ethene oxide, and oxirane. ... Generally, the more serious the exposure, the more severe the symptoms.. Can ethylene oxide poisoning be treated? There is no ... stomach pain, vomiting, or diarrhea. [ ] No follow-up appointment is necessary unless you develop any of the symptoms listed ... Chest radiography and pulse oximetry (or ABG measurements) are also recommended for severe inhalation exposure. ...
  https://www.atsdr.cdc.gov/mmg/mmg.asp?id=730&tid=133
*  Intestinal Perforation
Blunt abdominal trauma to the stomach - Such injuries are more common in children than they are in adults and include vehicle- ... History of travel to or of residing in tropical areas, with symptoms suggestive of typhoid fever (eg, fever, abdominal pain, ... Radiography. Erect radiographs of the chest are recognized as the most appropriate first-line investigation when a perforated ... The technical maneuvers to assess bowel injuries and to mobilize ascending and descending colon were generally not recommended ...
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