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60 Possible Causes for Acute Abdomen, Hypovolemic Shock, Large Bowel Obstruction

  • Amebiasis

    In this study, we report a 12- year-old immunocompetent boy who was admitted to our hospital with acute abdomen.[] […] and these cases may mimic acute abdomen Cases where symptoms develop months after infection may occur Young children may develop intussusception or necrotizing colitis that[] Four months later, he was admitted to our hospital with a small elastic mass and severe pain in the lower quadrant of the abdomen, which was diagnosed as acute appendicitis[]

  • Small Bowel Obstruction

    The interest of these cases lies in this exceptional form of presentation, such as a surgical acute abdomen.[] Differential diagnosis includes postoperative ileus, narcotic bowel, colonic pseudo-obstruction, mesenteric ischemia, and large bowel obstruction.[] Small bowel Large bowel When the bowels are prominent with air you have to distinguish it from small bowel obstruction, large bowel obstruction and paralytic ileus.[]

  • Intestinal Obstruction

    shock.[] Some individuals may have a palpable abdominal mass and affected individuals may develop small bowel obstruction or acute abdomen.[] There are different treatments depending on the type of bowel obstruction you have. Large Bowel (Intestinal) Obstruction Menu What is the large bowel?[]

  • Acute Peritonitis

    Untreated hypovolemia can result in decreased cardiac output, and, ultimately, hypovolemic shock. 1 In addition to fluid shifts, foreign substances such as feces and mucus[] However, acute abdomen with peritoneal signs resulting from the established tuberculous peritonitis developed on the seventh day of HAART.[] Infected urachal cysts with intraperitoneal rupture are often misdiagnosed as a common acute abdomen and result in emergency exploratory laparotomy.[]

  • Large Bowel Obstruction

    abdomen: we discuss the clinical outcomes of this rare entity.[] […] useful means of evaluating a possible large bowel obstruction.[] KW - Acute abdomen KW - Colon cancer KW - Large-bowel obstruction UR - UR - U2 - 10.1007/s10140-012-1088-2 DO - 10.1007/s10140-012-1088-2 M3 - Article VL - 20 SP - 69 EP -[]

  • Hypovolemic Shock

    Hemorrhage is the most common cause of hypovolemic shock.[] Our patient was admitted to the emergency department with acute abdomen and hypovolemic shock due to fall.[] Susan Forester has a combination of actual and relative fluid loss, which is typical of acute small-bowel obstruction.[]

  • Sigmoid Volvulus

    shock.[] We present a rare clinical case of acute abdomen due to torsion of wandering spleen and volvulus of sigmoid in a 14-year-old girl presented with painful periumbilical mass[] Synchronic Volvulus of Sigmoid and Transverse Colon: A Rare Case of Large Bowel Obstruction Alireza Hoseini 1 , Reza Eshragi Samani 1 , Hamed Parsamoin 1 , * and Hamidreza[]

  • Cecal Volvulus

    shock Clinical (history & physical exam) Labs: complete blood count , urine pregnancy test followed with quantitative blood beta-hCG Imaging: transvaginal ultrasound If patient[] We review the safety and utility of medical diagnostic imaging in the assessment of the acute abdomen in pregnancy.[] Cecal volvulus is a rare cause of large bowel obstruction. Surgical therapy depends on visceral circulatory conditions at diagnosis.[]

  • Volvulus of the Small Intestine

    Hypovolemic and endotoxic shock result. Collapse and death due to endotoxemia Endotoxemia: overview or gut rupture Stomach: rupture can follow.[] Preoperative diagnosis may be improved on by exclusion of other common causes of acute abdomen.[] Mechanical obstruction is divided into obstruction of the small bowel (including the duodenum) and obstruction of the large bowel.[]

  • Intestinal Infarction

    shock orlow-flow cardiac failure. 20.[] […] of abdominal injuries -- The postoperative abdomen -- The acute abdomen in the tropics -- Diseases that may simulate the acute abdomen -- Acute abdominal pain in the immunocompromised[] Carcinomatous peritonitis in a patient with large bowel obstruction.[]