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bowel obstruction in pregnancy

A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
20 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
See below: The same way is diagnosted when not pregnant. It is a clinical diagnosis supported by radiology exam.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary Vanko
34 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Bowel obsatruction: Usually there is no relation between the two.
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Depends on details: A patient with an obstruction needs to work with her primary care doctor and gastroenterologist to see how to eat, drink, and poop. For example, if a ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tejas Ozarkar
9 years experience General Practice
Bowel obstruction: Bowel obstruction, like its name suggests, means that part of your one-way gastrointestional tract is blocked. This means you will have constipation, ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
64 years experience Surgical Oncology
Swollen abdomen: Depending on the degree of obstruction and site, the abdomen enlarges, no passing of gas noted, developing of abdominal pain and possible vomiting dep ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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Depends: Be more specific. Do you mean Lg. Or Small bowel ???
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
39 years experience General Surgery
Physical examination: A true intestinal obstruction is an emergency condition. One should see a doctor immediately for a physical examination, the best "test." blood tests, ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Fung
Dr. John Fung answered
39 years experience General Surgery
Intestinal blockage: Bowel obstruction can involve either the small or large intestine. There are many causes of obstruction - for the large intestine, masses including c ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kristine Thayer
31 years experience Pediatric Surgery
Bowel obstruction: If you are vomiting green that smells like stool. No stool or gas. Unremitting abdominal pain. Distension. Tympany the abdomen when thumped sounds lik ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
39 years experience General Surgery
Pain & vomiting: Diffuse cramping abdominal pains, recurrent vomiting, abdomen may become distended, lack of bowel movement. Usually the person would also have a histo ... Read More
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