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95 Possible Causes for Appendicitis, Hyperactive Bowel Sounds

  • Acute Gastroenteritis

    Four illustrative case histories are presented to emphasize the need for a high index of suspicion if diseases such as malaria, septicaemia or appendicitis are not to be missed[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Carcinoid Adrenal insuff Alcoholism Lymphoma HUS/HSP What is the most common cause of bacterial enteritis Name 3 subtypes of campylobacter What bacterial pathogens most mimic appendicitis[quizlet.com] The patient’s final diagnosis was salmonellosis with perforated acute appendicitis and peritonitis.[actapediatrica.com]

  • Amebiasis

    We report a case of appendicitis caused by amebiasis in a 45-year-old Japanese man. He presented to our hospital with bloody stools in June 1998.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] bowel sound, vomiting, and change in stool texture.[hindawi.com] Amebiasis presenting as acute appendicitis is extremely rare.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Volvulus

    bowel sounds High rate of mortality, particularly in older patients ( Eur Rev Med Pharmacol Sci 2013;17:127 ) Radiology description Dilated loops of intestine Volvulus may[pathologyoutlines.com] Caecal volvulus precipitated by acute appendicitis is even rarer. We report an unusual case of caecal volvulus with acute appendicitis as a cause.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] MISCELLANEOUS FUNCTIONAL OBSTRUCTION 495 INFECTION AND INFLAMMATION OF THE LARGE BOWEL 496 ACUTE APPENDICITIS 519 NEOPLASMS OF THE LARGE BOWEL 523 INHERITED HAMARTOMATOUS[books.google.ro]

  • Decreased Bowel Sounds

    Decreased or absent bowel sounds often indicate constipation. Increased ( hyperactive ) bowel sounds can sometimes be heard even without a stethoscope.[medlineplus.gov] […] minutes before declaring an absence of bowel sounds. [1] Differential Diagnosis Common Causes Intestinal obstruction Adynamic ileus Intestinal ischemia Peritonitis Acute appendicitis[wikidoc.org] Appendicitis may be recurrent (this is a controversial issue).[meddean.luc.edu]

  • Small Bowel Obstruction

    Her physical exam reveals hyperactive bowel sounds, diffuse abdominal tenderness and distention. An abdominal x-ray is shown below.[medbullets.com] Appendicitis presenting at small bowel obstruction due to the formation of encircling loop around a bowel segment is a rare occurrence.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] On the other hand, if very hyperactive bowel sounds are heard they are indicative of mechanical obstruction.[symptoma.com]

  • Endometriosis

    Pelvic pain can be very similar to that of appendicitis; patients complain of pain in the lower right region of their abdomens.[alternativesurgery.com] Examination revealed hyperactive bowel sounds with scant fecal matter on rectal examination.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It can mask itself as a number of conditions causing your doctor to misdiagnose or mistreat your condition as: IBS Appendicitis Hemorrhagic Cysts Need for Hysterectomy A regular[drseckin.com]

  • Shigella Enteritis

    […] and liver) A06.6 Amoebic brain abscess ( G07* ) Amoebic abscess of brain (and liver)(and lung) A06.7 Cutaneous amoebiasis A06.8 Amoebic infection of other sites Amoebic: · appendicitis[apps.who.int]

  • Irritable Bowel Syndrome

    The bowel sounds may vary depending on whether the patient has constipation (bowel sounds may be hypoactive) or diarrhea (bowel sounds may be hyperactive).[clinicaladvisor.com] Reflux (GER & GERD) in Infants Definition & Facts Symptoms & Causes Diagnosis Treatment Eating, Diet, & Nutrition Clinical Trials Anatomic Problems of the Lower GI Tract Appendicitis[niddk.nih.gov]

  • Acute Mesenteric Ischemia

    Acute appendicitis, ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm, acute pancreatitis, and acute cholecystitis were used as reference diagnoses, and the age-specific incidence rates[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] sounds absent - hyperactive septaecaemia AF heart murmurs INVESTIGATIONS bloods: unreliable diagnostically ABG: metabolic state lactate: elevation xray: exclude perforation[lifeinthefastlane.com] Acute mesenteric ischemia (AMI) is generally thought to be a rare disease, but in fact, it is more common cause of acute abdomen than appendicitis or ruptured abdominal aortic[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Viral Gastroenteritis

    An abdominal CT scan was performed in 4 patients with norovirus and in 1 with rotavirus for suspected acute abdomen including acute appendicitis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Because diarrhea, nausea, and abdominal pain may be caused by many types of illnesses, it is important to consider other causes of these symptoms, such as appendicitis, bowel[jamanetwork.com] […] generally not needed. [41] Differential diagnosis Other potential causes of signs and symptoms that mimic those seen in gastroenteritis that need to be ruled out include appendicitis[en.wikipedia.org]

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