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146 Possible Causes for Intestinal Obstruction, Projectile Vomiting

  • Intestinal Obstruction

    vomiting Intestinal malrotation/volvulus: sudden-onset, bilious vomiting with acute abdomen symptoms Hirschsprung disease: failure to pass stool in first days of life, explosive[] Intestinal obstruction is a blockage of the intestine that affects the passage of contents in the gut.[] vomiting after feeding and demands to be re-fed soon afterwards.[]

  • Pyloric Obstruction

    Signs include: Vomiting after feeding. The baby may vomit forcefully, ejecting breast milk or formula up to several feet away (projectile vomiting).[] obstruction due to large intestinal bezoars [ 4 , 5 ].[] A cardiac echo showed tetrology of Fallot, for which prostaglandin therapy was started on the first day of life.The neonate developed projectile vomiting after feeds at the[]

  • Small Bowel Obstruction

    It wasn’t until a med student asked him to “pinch the nose on his surgical mask” that Stutzman began projectile vomiting self-respect all over the operating room.[] Background: Acute intestinal obstruction is one of the most common surgical emergencies.[] Our patient presented with a clinical picture of intestinal obstruction.[]

  • Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction

    He presented to the emergency department with acute onset of bilious projectile vomiting, abdominal distension, and constipation since 3 days.[] This report focuses on the prenatal diagnosis of intestinal pseudo-obstruction, and two cases of transient congenital intestinal pseudo-obstruction in one family are described[] An x-ray and CT of her abdomen showed intestinal obstruction. The initial diagnosis was adhesive intestinal obstruction.[]

  • Intestinal Atresia

    There is failure to gain weight and the projectile vomiting is characteristic. Projectile vomit has no bile in it.[] obstruction of the intestines and atresia, failure of the lumen to canalize, accounts for approximately 95% of obstructions [ 1 ].[] The treatment for basilar mesenteric defects is intestinal fixation. Intestinal volvulus secondary to segmental defects always presents as intestinal obstruction.[]

  • Sigmoid Volvulus

    Case Reports Case 1 A 22 year old patient presented to emergency room (ER) complaining of abdominal pain associated with distension and non projectile vomiting for three days[] Keywords Vovulus; Intestinal obstruction Introduction Volvulus is a rare cause of intestinal obstruction.[] An 89-year-old woman was admitted for intestinal obstruction. Her abdominal radiograph showed typical features of sigmoid volvulus.[]

  • Partial Intestinal Obstruction

    ., anticholinergics , opioids , antidepressants ) References: [1] [2] Pathophysiology Clinical features Nausea , vomiting (may be projectile vomiting) Dehydration (especially[] K56.6 Other and unspecified intestinal obstruction K56.60 Unspecified intestinal obstruction K56.600 Partial intestinal obstruction, unspecified as to cause K56.601 Complete[] This case highlights intestinal lipoma as an uncommon cause of adult intussusceptions, which should be included in the differential diagnosis of small intestinal obstruction[]

  • Bezoar

    I've been vomiting so much tonight that I pulled a muscle in my back and in my abdomen. I have been violently projectile vomiting but I haven't eaten anything![] We present a report of three young infants with unusual intestinal obstruction caused by potato bezoar.[] In case of intestinal obstruction after a jejunal-pseudocyst anastomosis, pancreatic bezoar should be considered in the armamentarium of the differential diagnosis.[]

  • Diaphragmatic Eventration

    Case Report A 68-year-old male presented with complaints of pain in left upper quadrant of abdomen with fullness, projectile vomiting, and constipation for 2 days.[] A 51-year-old man presented as an emergency with acute intestinal obstruction following herniation of abdominal contents into the left hemithorax through a spontaneous rupture[] In view of evident upper abdominal distention, nonbilious vomiting and acute abdomen, upper gastro intestinal obstruction was suspected. 1.5 liters of gastric contents were[]

  • Superior Mesenteric Artery Syndrome

    Early recognition of the nonspecific symptoms of abdominal pain, abdominal distension, bilious or projectile vomiting, hypoactive bowel sounds, and anorexia plays a key role[] Superior mesenteric artery syndrome (SMAS) is an uncommon cause of high intestinal obstruction in neonates; it is owing to incomplete obstruction in the third part of the[] Superior mesenteric artery syndrome, also Wilkie's syndrome, is an uncommon cause of upper intestinal obstruction.[]

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