Bowel obstruction, also known as intestinal obstruction, is a mechanical or
functional obstruction of the intestines which prevents the normal movement of
What is a bowel obstruction? A bowel obstruction happens when either your
small or large intestine is partly or completely blocked. The blockage prevents
Dec 31, 2015 ... Intestinal obstruction is a blockage that keeps food or liquid from passing through
your small intestine or large intestine (colon). Causes of ...
Dec 31, 2015 ... Intestinal obstruction — Comprehensive overview covers causes, symptoms,
diagnosis and treatment of this serious disorder.
Small bowel obstruction is a potentially dangerous condition. There are a number
of conditions in which the contractions of the bowel muscles make the process ...
Intestinal obstruction is significant mechanical impairment or complete arrest of
the passage of contents through the intestine. Symptoms include cramping pain,
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Jul 26, 2010 ... Nausea, swollen abdomen, constipation, and a change in your stool are all
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Small intestinal obstruction results in the accumulation of ingested solids and
fluids in the intestines by the area of obstruction. Consequent vomiting can result