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Intestine (Definition)

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


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What is the definition or description of: Intestinal atresia?

What is the definition or description of: Intestinal atresia?

Intestinal atresia: Intestinal atresia is a malformation where there is a narrowing or absence of a portion of the intestine. This defect can either occur in the small or large intestine. ...Read more

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Can you wait for a few weeks before having surgery for your child's intestinal atresia?

No: True intestinal atresia, that is bowel that is discontinuous requires urgent operation. There are some circumstances such as following gastroschisis repair after which the diagnosis may be suspected but not confirmed. In that case surgery can be delayed until the diagnosis is clear. ...Read more

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Is there a genetic reason for intestinal atresia?

Is there a genetic reason for intestinal atresia?

Yes, in some cases: Most of intestinal atresia occur sporadically, though. ...Read more

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What are the tests for intestinal atresia?

What are the tests for intestinal atresia?

Ultrasound, x-ray: Ultrasounds can be used to diagnose intestinal atresia prior to birth. Once born if suspected, plain abdominal films or with contrast can diagnose and locate level of intestinal atresia. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of intestinal atresia?

What are the symptoms of intestinal atresia?

Vomiting: Intestinal atresia is a congenital blockage of the intestine that occurrs in newborns. It is treated by surgery, usually in the first feew days of life. Other symptoms include abdominal distension. Vomiting is usually bilious (green). ...Read more

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What is the treatment for intestinal atresia?

What is the treatment for intestinal atresia?

Surgery: Intestinal atresia is a blockage or non union of intestine that occurs prior to birth. Surgery puts the intestine in continuity as it should so that eating and digestion can occur. Normal eating cannot occur until blockage is repaired. ...Read more

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What is a natural way to get rid of intestinal parasite?

What is a natural way to get rid of intestinal parasite?

None proven: There are no "natural" anti-helminthics (anti-parasitic-worms) that are proven safe, proven effective, and proven reliable for use in humans. Native cultures have had folk medicines claimed to kill worms, but they may be unsafe (damages organs), uneffective (doesn't kill worms), or unreliable (kills a few worms, occasionally). Since doctors have good anti-worm medicines, there is no need to worry. ...Read more

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What can be taken thats natural, to prevent or get rid of intestinal paricites?

What can be taken thats natural, to prevent or get rid of intestinal paricites?

Papaya seeds: Papaya seeds are an old folk remedy for parasites that have been proven effective by modern research. I advise 2 tbsp of ground papaya seeds once a week for 3 weeks. Parasites are very common and difficult to diagnose. Even if you don't have parasites they won't hurt you. For a good discussion including detailed advice on one protocol see http://superfoodprofiles.Com/papaya-seeds-parasites. ...Read more

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Intestinal Atresia (Definition)

Intestinal atresia is a malformation where there is a narrowing or absence of a portion of the intestine. This defect can either occur in the ...Read more


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