Phytobezoar (disorder)

Known as: phytobezoar, phytobezoars 
 
National Institutes of Health

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1956-2017
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2013
2013
BACKGROUND Phytobezoar-induced small bowel obstruction is an uncommon clinical entity accounting for 2-4.8% of all mechanical… (More)
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2012
2012
Bezoar is a rare cause of small bowel obstruction after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGB). We report the case of a 34-year-old man… (More)
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2009
2009
INTRODUCTION Patients with mechanical small-bowel obstructions usually present with abdominal pain, vomiting, absolute… (More)
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2007
2007
Phytobezoars are a rare cause of small-bowel obstruction and an accurate preoperative diagnosis is very difficult. After… (More)
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2007
2007
A 58-year-old man went to his physician with complaints of midepigastric pain, flatulence, belching, and shortness of breath… (More)
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2006
2006
Bezoars are concretions of foreign bodies found in the gastrointestinal tract. In the past, most common method for the treatment… (More)
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2006
2006
The treatment of phytobezoar is empiric. The various therapeutic choices include dietary modifications, prokinetic drugs, gastric… (More)
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1998
1998
Phytobezoar is a well-known although uncommon cause of mechanical alimentary tract obstruction, mainly in patients who have… (More)
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1980
1980
The plant fiber content (cellulose, hemicellulose, lignin, and tannins) in phytobezoars was determined. Phytobezoars were found… (More)
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