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Surgery for thickened loop of small bowel

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Is laparotomy the right treatment for small bowel intestinal obstruction?

-Ray Abdomen: dilated small bowel loops] CT Abdomen: consistent with small bowel obstruction, cutoff point seen in mid small bowel on left side. Laboratory investigations: mildly raised bilirubin (19.6 umol/L), raised ...
 

Suggest treatment for small bowel obstruction

then throwing up (black thin liquid) and then bowel movements later. This went on for 3 days. He got better, then week later all started again. Since then he has been in hospital 3 times with surgery for small bowel ...
 

What causes small bowel obstruction?

Hello. I am a 46 year old male with history of GERD , Nissan Fundlicipation and SBO surgery. I had a SBO back in January of this year with LOA. and since August of this year, I have had very similiar ...
 

Suggest treatment for inactive bowel movement

Inactive bowel. I haven t had a normal bowel movement in 3 weeks following adhesion surgery. Food ... at 3-4 am. Also pain left side. Been to the ER 2x. They say X-ray showed looping, but still sent me ...
 

What is the best treatment for intussusception of small bowel?

My wife (43 Years Old) has been diagnosed with an Intussusception of the small bowel, most likely a result of have a stomach bypass surgery ~ 11 years ago. I'm looking for a qualified doctor in the US who ...
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History of endometriosis. CT scan shows atelectasis of lung bases. Have small bowel obstruction. Help

. There are multiple dilated loops of small bowel in the upper and mid abdomen. There is a discrete transition ...: Abdominal distention. History of small bowel obstruction secondary to adhesions. TECHNIQUE: Axial CT ...
 

Severe bouts of abdominal pain. Have bowel obstruction. Is it concerning possible neoplastic process?

. THERE IS SMALL BOWEL WALL THICKENING INVOLVING A LOOP OF SMALL BOWEL WITHIN THE LEFT HEMIABDOMEN, LIKELY ... TO SMALL BOWEL WALL THICKENING WITHIN THE LEFT HEMIABDOMEN. THE SMALL BOWEL WALL THICKENING MAY REPRESENT ...
 

Suggest management of small bowel cancer in the aorta

Dr. said my mother has inoperable cancer wrapped around her aorta in her small bowel. Still waiting on biopsy for over a week. She had a small bowel obstruction/resection. NG tube can t be removed because ...
 

What causes a portion of protruding bowel in a child?

My Neice was born about 3 1/2 weeks ago.She needed surgery for a small portion of a protuding bowel. this was rectified without issue. Her Mother was quite preeclamptic and on mag sulph for about a week. Is this normal ...
 

What does CT scan of bowel as small bowel loops with abdominal wall hernia indicate?

I have had a ct scan of my small bowel due to my sigmoid colon has been removed except about 4 inches left. The CT scan shows small bowel loops,& a wide mouth ventral abdominal wall hernia. & also ...
 

What does multiple loops on my small bowel mean ?

opinion. I was reading them and it stated I multiple loops in my small bowel , and possibility of rapidly ...
 

History of small bowel obstructions. Had small bowel resection and gall bladder removal. Why does Zofran help?

I have a history of SBO for many years now. I have had one small bowel resection (last year). I ... that required hospitalization but no surgery. For months after that I continued to have small obstructions ...
 

What is treatment for pain after small bowel removal?

I have a lot of trouble with abdominal adhesion, had surgery in may and had to have 4 of small bowel removed because it was kinked so bad. Then in July extreme pain again where it had attached ...
 

What is the treatment of polyp in bowel and bumps around vagina?

My mother in law is 91 years old, she was diagnosed a couple of years ago with a polyp in her bowel which could not be removed without surgery. Due to her age and general health this was ruled out. She ...
 

What causes abdominal pain with nausea and variations in bowel movement?

. The pain is constant but tends to become worse after eating or drinking. I had emergency surgery on my ... although my last urine sample did reveal small trace of protien. Any suggestions what may be causing this? ...
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what does an imbelical ventral hernia with small bowel loop was shown in the ct what does this mean? and what should be done?
Hi Kestes If it is diagnosed to be umbilical hernia, it needs to repaired by surgery. Reply with thanks.
 
ventral hernia with small bowel loop was shown in the ct what does this mean
Hello. This means protrusion of a sac containing bowel i.e. intestine through an opening ventrally. Provide the full report so that i can tell you further. Reply with thanks. Regards.
 
Blood after bowel movement. Causes?
Hi, This may be due to hemorrhoids or an anal fissure which would be bright red blood. It may be due to diverticular in the bowel which are small bulges in the lining of the bowel which can bleed. It may be due to a growth in the bowel so it is important you see your doctor for tests. Regards, Dr K A Pottinger, MBChB FRCA
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