Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
183 Doctors are Online

What causes perforations in her intestines and how serious is it?

User rating for this question
Very Good
Answered by

Infertility Specialist
Practicing since : 2000
Answered : 3576 Questions
My 37 year old daughter just called me and said that the x ray showed she may have perforations in her intestines. What could be the cause and how serious is this
Posted Tue, 21 Jan 2014 in Digestion and Bowels
Answered by Dr. Mahesh Koregol 48 minutes later
Brief Answer: emergency Detailed Answer: Hi Perforation in intestine is due to fever like typhoid or operative complications. She needs to rush to ER with xray. She needs to be operated immediately to fix perforation if its present. Let me know if you have any more questions. Regards
Above answer was peer-reviewed by
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions

The user accepted the expert's answer

Ask a Gastroenterologist

© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor