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can you pass urine with a bowel blockage

A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
The issue is more...: More teamwork and evaluation with the primary care and gastrointestinal doctors are needed. A person with constipation needs to be sure there is no ot ... Read More
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A 67-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
35 years experience Gastroenterology
Yes, but...: A partial obstruction of the digestive tract could result in decreased appetite, but there are many things that can cause decreased appetite, so I wou ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Widmeyer
Specializes in Vascular Surgery
Same thing: Those terms mean the same thing.
Dr. Diane Minich
37 years experience Family Medicine
SAME THING: 2 terms that mean the same thing.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joey Bluhm
17 years experience General Surgery
Yes: Simple answer is yes. Sometimes if the bowel blockage requires resection of the intestine, hernia repair may be delayed or temporized. You don't wan ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Jackson
30 years experience Addiction Medicine
No: With a blockage you would have been in much more pain and had other GI problems. What you decsribe is adhesions or scarring involving the intestines. ... Read More
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A 93-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Gabapentin: Gabapentin is not an opioid. Constipation is an occasional side effect. Your pharmacist can give you specific information about this medication,howeve ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danielle Jones
8 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: As a general rule no infant should be given anything other than breast milk or formula unless specifically recommended by the child's pediatrician. T ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kathy Robinson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Possibly: CT of the abdomen with IV contrast may show a bowel obstruction. If it does show up, that is good. If it does not show an obstruction and one is suspe ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Gould
Specializes in ADHD and Autism
Partial Obstruction: No, you should not take fiber. The blockage is caused by a narrowing in the colon. Stay on your Crohn's meds and eat a diet LOW in fiber. Lots of flu ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shaban Faruqui
Specializes in Gastroenterology
Yes: ACR specifies: “Oral contrast should not be used if high-grade SBO is known or suspected. Oral contrast will not reach the site of obstruction, waste ... Read More

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