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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
34 years experience General Surgery
Other symptoms. : A bowel obstruction will cause cramping abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, abdominal distention, and constipation. Back pain and pain with walking may ... Read More
Dr. Madhu Kandarpa
9 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Possible: Possible if there is any infection, abscess, or inflammation.

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A 63-year-old female asked:
Dr. Boris Aronzon
24 years experience Anesthesiology
May be: Difficult to say: what was the reason for obstruction and what type of hernias do you have? Hernia can cause obstruction. Incisional hernia can happe ... Read More
Dr. Arthur Heller
43 years experience Gastroenterology
Could be: Hernias: external (abd wall or groin), or internal (hiatal-opening in diaphragm for esophagus to enter stomach, or other internal "ruptures"). If bowe ... Read More
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Not related but if: You did not say what kind of hernias you have.If the hernias are inguinal or femoral than it is not related.But if you have incisional or ventral hern ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Earle
31 years experience General Surgery
Probably not: Doesn't sound like a typical small bowel obstruction. Its possible however. If you haven't had previous abdominal surgery, it would be very unlikely. ... Read More
Dr. Katharine Cox
45 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Possibly: If you are not vomiting and are still able to pass materials by bottom, you are likely not completely obstructed. See your doctor for an exam and XRs ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
42 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Numerous: Usually abdominal pain, distention of the abdomen, nausea, vomitting, no bm or flatus for longer than normal. Most patient will also have a history of ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ryan Stanton
18 years experience Emergency Medicine
YES: Small bowel obstruction can be dangerous and deadly if not treated appropriately. The common symptoms are abdominal pain, abdominal swelling, nausea, ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
42 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
If truly obstructed: this can be a medical emergency and needs diagnosis immediately and prompt treatment initiation. Go to the ER if you can't be seen today by your doct ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Lo
9 years experience General Surgery
Vomiting & constipat: Symptoms include repeated nausea and vomiting and absolute constipation ( no stools or flatus passed). Most of the time you also have progressive d ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Donald Kim
36 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Yes: Small bowel obstruction is typically the result of a blockage of one's small bowel and presents with symptoms of crampy abdominal pain, nausea, and vo ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Williams
35 years experience Family Medicine
Small bowel obstruct: Common symptoms include abdominal pain and vomiting. As the obstruction gets worse - abdominal tenderness and very active bowel sounds.
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Ginn
36 years experience Thoracic Surgery
Bowel obstruction: Obvious symptoms of bowel obstruction are crampy abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, and bloating associated with little or no passage of stool or gas p ... Read More
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