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Intestinal Stasis


Presentation

  • Ochsner,2 of Chicago, calls attention to the fact that "every author of note, from Hippocrates to the present day, who has written a treatise on medicine, has insisted on the importance of preventing an abnormal accumulation of excrement in the large[abebooks.com]
  • The story is carried up to the present and demonstrates that many of constipation therapies of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries are continuing into the twenty-first.[books.google.com]
  • If a blockage is present carrying out any of the aforementioned can cause the blockage to move to a smaller and more difficult to reach part of the intestinal tract.[binkyabout.com]
  • The causes of intestinal adhesions are presented, and various methods advocated to prevent adhesions are discussed.[streetdirectory.com]
  • Melanosis was present in 58 percent of the patients and in none of a control group.[link.springer.com]
Collapse
  • At one end of the series there is simple headache ; at the other coma, convulsions and collapse.[books.google.de]
  • Organs collapse because of the wasting of muscle fibre. Kidneys can be affected by the abnormal strain thrown upon them, and the resultant diseases can be grouped under the term "Bright's disease."[rethinkingcancer.org]
Epilepsy
  • The more usual forms may be considered under the headings: (a) the general phenomena observed in cases of severe constipation; (b) epilepsy or eclampsia; and (c) psychoses.[books.google.de]
  • Damage to the nervous system by toxins can be diagnosed as epilepsy. Rheumatic aches and pains. Blood pressure may be raised or lowered. Breasts show degenerative changes. Cancer develops in this condition of the breast.[rethinkingcancer.org]
Ptosis
  • 48 of Portland, Oregon, says that "fifty per cent, of all people possess the general asthenic type of build," that "within this type . . . lies . . . the potentiality for general body weakness which determines . . . the morbid symptoms attributed to ptosis[flipkart.com]
Purpura
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Workup

Treatment

  • Description Symptoms Prevention / Treatment Description GI (gastro intestinal) stasis - also known as gut stasis or ileus - occurs when the rabbit's digestive system literally shuts down.[bunnyhugga.com]
  • […] this title: ISBN - 10: 1141847248 ISBN - 13: 9781141847242 Look for similar items by category: Customer Reviews of The Non-surgical Treatment Of Intestinal Stasis And Constipation I am a...[chapters.indigo.ca]
  • The Non-Surgical Treatment of Intestinal Stasis and Constipation I. The Importance Of Intestinal Stasis.[abebooks.com]
  • Failure to act can be fatal and veterinary treatment is essential for survival. Your vet will prescribe pain medication such as Metacam. Syringe feeding is essential to ensuring your rabbit does not starve.[binkyabout.com]
  • The operative treatment of chronic intestinal stasis. The investigation of chronic intestinal stasis by the x-rays, by Alfred C. Jordan.- The bacterio-chemistry of the small intestine, by Nathan Mutch.[archive.org]

Prognosis

  • Ultrasonography or computed tomography showing characteristic changes in a patient who uses little or no alcohol confirms the diagnosis. 24 CLINICAL FEATURES, COURSE, AND PROGNOSIS Most patients with nonalcoholic fatty liver disease are asymptomatic.[aafp.org]

Etiology

  • Explore these free sample topics: -- The first section of this topic is shown below -- Basics Description Malabsorption syndrome (MAS) of unknown/infectious etiology occurring primarily in patients in the tropics and subtropics: diagnosis likely if ([unboundmedicine.com]
  • Melanosis coli: the etiologic significance of the anthracene laxatives: a report of forty-one cases. JAMA 1933;101:1–6. Google Scholar 13. Stewart MJ, Hickman EM. Observations on melanosis coli. J Pathol Bact 1931;34:61–72.[link.springer.com]
  • Gastroparesis in Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus: Prevalence, Etiology, Diagnosis, and Treatment. Current Gastroenterology Reports. 2007;9:270-79. Abrahamsson H. Treatment options for patients with severe gastroparesis. Gut. 2007;56:877-883.[rarediseases.org]
  • Sometimes an empiric trial of antibiotics and/or pancreatic enzymes is warranted because pancreatic exocrine insufficiency and bacterial overgrowth may be the etiology.[journal.diabetes.org]
  • The etiology is unknown, but the disease is often associated with type 2 diabetes and obesity. In some cases, nonalcoholic fatty liver disease may progress to nonalcoholic steato-hepatitis with varying degrees of inflammation and fibrosis.[aafp.org]

Epidemiology

  • System(s) affected: gastrointestinal, hematologic, lymphatic, immunologic Epidemiology Incidence Predominant sex: male female Rarely fatal but can be unremitting Risk Factors Infectious source likely (viruses, parasites, or bacteria) Indigenous populations[unboundmedicine.com]
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Age distribution

Pathophysiology

  • Etiology and Pathophysiology Multifactorial-possible infectious agent, including persistent overgrowth of the small intestine by enteric pathogens after a bout of traveler’s diarrhea Invasive pathogens cause enterocyte damage in the small intestine, which[unboundmedicine.com]
  • Visceral perceptions, pathophysiology of functional dyspepsia Gut. 2002;51(Supplement 1):i63-i66. McCallum RW, George SJ. Gastric dysmotility and gastroparesis. Curr Treat Options Gastroenterol. 2001;4(2):179-191. Tseng M, Sadler D, Wong J, et al.[rarediseases.org]
  • Pilot study of pathophysiology of constipation among community diabetics. Dig Dis Sci . 1998;43(11):2373–2378. 23. Angulo P, et al. Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease. N Engl J Med . 2002;346(16):1221–1231. 24.[aafp.org]

Prevention

  • Description Symptoms Prevention / Treatment Description GI (gastro intestinal) stasis - also known as gut stasis or ileus - occurs when the rabbit's digestive system literally shuts down.[bunnyhugga.com]
  • Inner Hygiene explores the serious health threat of constipation, and discusses the extraordinary variety of preventive and curative measures that have been developed to save people from the toxic effects of intestinal regularity.[books.google.com]
  • I am taking measures to prevent it. What I am doing anybody can do. It is not a matter of money. It is a matter only of forethought and forbearance."[rethinkingcancer.org]
  • Ochsner,2 of Chicago, calls attention to the fact that "every author of note, from Hippocrates to the present day, who has written a treatise on medicine, has insisted on the importance of preventing an abnormal accumulation of excrement in the large[abebooks.com]
  • This enables it to reach the lower intestine where it is converted into lactic acid and so prevents the putrefaction to which modern science has traced a great number of the maladies of both infants and adults.[books.google.de]

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