Intestinal Obstruction

Known as: obstruction of intestine, Obstruction of intestine or colon, bowel obstructions 
Any impairment, arrest, or reversal of the normal flow of INTESTINAL CONTENTS toward the ANAL CANAL.
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Human intestinal microbiota create a complex polymicrobial ecology. This is characterised by its high population density, wide… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Copyright © 2009 Massachusetts Medical Society. The results of intestinal transplantation have improved over the past decade… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
INTRODUCTION Although Seprafilm has been demonstrated to reduce adhesion formation, it is not known whether its usage would… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Chronic idiopathic intestinal pseudo-obstruction, a syndrome of ineffectual motility due to a primary disorder of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
In 19 patients with closed-loop intestinal obstruction, including 16 patients with strangulating obstruction, the findings at… (More)
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1990
Highly Cited
1990
Apart from one post-mortem study, the incidence of adhesions following laparotomy has not been well documented. 1. In a… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Indirect clinical evidence has accumulated indicating that the gut may be a reservoir for microorganisms causing systemic… (More)
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Review
1987
Review
1987
Small intestinal obstruction remains a frequently encountered problem in abdominal surgery. Although modern day surgical… (More)
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
The purpose of this study was to determine the utility of jejunal manometry in evaluating patients having partial small… (More)
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1983
Highly Cited
1983
Early recognition of intestinal strangulation in patients with small bowel obstruction is essential to allow safe nonoperative… (More)
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