The influence of small bowel contamination on the pathogenesis of bowel obstruction.

@article{Schwbel1989TheIO,
  title={The influence of small bowel contamination on the pathogenesis of bowel obstruction.},
  author={M. G. Schw{\"o}bel and J. Hirsig and Oscar E Illi and U B{\"a}ttig},
  journal={Progress in pediatric surgery},
  year={1989},
  volume={24},
  pages={165-72}
}
Altered motility of the intestine after laparotomy, adynamic bowel segments, blind bowel loops following bypass operations, or diverticula may cause pathological growth of intestinal microflora and thus lead to contaminated small bowel syndrome (CSBS). As a result of malabsorption in the jejunum and ileum, loss of weight, growth arrest, diarrhea… CONTINUE READING