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Dilated Bowel Loops Causes
Obstruction : That radiologic finding is usually a result of a bowel obstruction, but can also be seen sometimes in severe diarrhea. When the bowel is blocked the secretions from your intestines and stomach cannot pass into the colon where the liquid is reabsorbed. This cause the fluid to fill the bowel and stretch it. ...Read moreGet help now ›
The gastrointestinal tract starts at the mouth, travel down the tunnel (esophagus), which connects to the stomach, which then empties into the duodenum, jejunum, and ileum---the three parts of the small intestine (@25 feet). This empties into the colon or large intestine (about 5 feet), which then becomes the sigmoid colon, rectum and out the anus. So, every morsel eaten ...Read more
S/s- severe llq and pain, anorexia, &nausea. Ct showed dialated loops of bowel, non specific. Pain worse w bend/stretch. Severe constant now. Ideas?
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I've got CD and my s bowel is dilated and mulitable strictures in both L and S. On LR diet and infliximab plus more. Does cola harm the bowel?
Not so much harm: The bigger concern with cola, and in general carbonated beverages, is the gas and bloating associated with the carbonation. There is some suggestion that soda might trigger flares but there isn't really any great data in regards to this. ...Read moreGet help now ›
I had a procd were an incion was made.Were.My gallbladder emptys n bowel duct dilated nov 2011 ruq stomach spasms /pain modeterate. Gallbladder gone?
Please clarify: Please clarify what your question is. I am not sure what procedure you are describing in nov 2011 (perhaps a sphincterotomy?). Are you asking if your gallbladder is gone? Regardless, it sounds like you may be having a gallstone problem or something else. Please see your doctor. ...Read moreGet help now ›
I had a procd wete they make an incision were my gallbladder empts n bowel duct dilated since then moderate stomach spasms/pain hurts bad . ?
Call surgeon: Or gastroenterologist or who is on call for them now. May need to go to er if pain bad enough. ...Read moreGet help now ›
I had roux en y novemger 06. I recently had a CT with contrast that showed i had a dilated segment of bowel with an air fluid level. Why?
A ? to ask surgeon: To answer this question, we'd need more details as to why you had to have the ct done. Was there something that was bothersome enough to have it ordered. Did the ct scan show anything else? There is a good chance the surgery didn't go right or something happened in the postoperative period. Your surgeon might be able to address these concerns better since he was the one who did it. ...Read moreGet help now ›
What is congenital nonrotation of the bowel and mildly dilated appendix measure 1cm. I had a CT scan and that was results and not sure what it means.
Google for pics: In nonrotation,the herniated midgut loop fails to undergo its 180° rotation,although the first 90°rotation occurs as normal.The result is that the original caudal (tail) limb (mainly colon) returns to lie on the left side of the abdominal cavity and the original cranial limb (consisting of ileum and jejunum) passes to lie on the right side. If a volvulus occurs,it can pinch the SMA and cause probs ...Read moreGet help now ›
Dilated pupils, urinary retention, tachcardia. Flushed skin dry mucous membranes, and decreased bowel sounds?
Overdose: Those are classic symptoms of overdose of a muscle relaxant, such as soma or flexeril. Narcotic ods (oxycontin, vicodin, others) produce similar symptoms, except that the pupils are typically constricted, not dilated. ...Read moreGet help now ›
When evaluating an abdominal xray, how can you tell if the large bowel is dilated? Is it based solely on the size/circumference of the bowel?
Yes: The upper limit of normal diameter of the bowel is generally accepted as 3cm for the small bowel, 6cm for the colon and 9cm for the cecum (3/6/9 rule). Hard numbers are less commonly used than a determination based on experience though. ...Read moreGet help now ›
40yr lady complain pain lt lumber u/s show swollen bowel loop, faty infiltratd liver fibroid uterus, kidney contain concretion, what is cause n management?
Multiple issues: Swollen bowel loop--i don't understand description but this could be diverticulosis or an ileum. Fatty liver: chronic condition associated with obesity and diabetes, can cause cirrhosis over time. Fibroid uterus: common in 40 year old women kidney concretion: I have no idea but maybe this is calcium deposited in the kidney. No 1 diagnosis puts all of these together. You need to see your doctor. ...Read moreGet help now ›
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