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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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Is drinking tea good or bad for loosing impacted stool /miralax and hot tea to get water in the the intestineal track to relieve a stuborn case of con?

Is drinking tea good or bad for loosing impacted stool /miralax and hot tea to get water in the the intestineal track to relieve a stuborn case of con?

Tea can tighten: Tea is liquid-that can be good for constipation, but contains tannins which can aggravate it. Miralax is a laxative, tasteless, can be in most liquids. Mix up what you are taking, add some variety, but plain water with MiraLAX works fine. ...Read more

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Which is the safest wy to eliminate mucoid plaque from intestine? I am scared to take colon cleanse. I have good bowel function. I take plenty water.

Which is the safest wy to eliminate mucoid plaque from intestine? I am scared to take colon cleanse. I have good bowel function. I take plenty water.

Hard to know if real: Like many alternative medicine concepts there is controversy about whether mucoid plaque really exists. Most docs don't believe in it ; their view is summarized by wikipedia (which is skeptical about most alternatives): http://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/mucoid_plaque on the pro mucoid plaque side read http://www.Cleanse.Net/colonplaquemucoidplaque.Html i like triphala for GI cleansing. See comment:. ...Read more

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Large intestine blocked/plugged. Consume lots of fiber, fruits & veggies. Drink lots of water, still no movement. Pls suggest! I'm bloated & pain.

Large intestine blocked/plugged.  Consume lots of fiber, fruits & veggies. Drink lots of water,  still no movement.  Pls suggest!  I'm bloated & pain.

Medical attention: See a doctor if you tried laxatives and it didn't help. Particularly important if you had history of abdominal surgery, worsening pain, or going on for several days. ...Read more

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Had total celectomy gain green then 15inch of small intestine. I have chronic nerve pain in pelvis down my legs. I also can't feel hot water except on my hands,feet and face. What can I do?

Had total celectomy gain green then 15inch of small intestine. I have chronic nerve pain in pelvis down my legs. I also can't feel hot water except on my hands,feet and face. What can I do?

Consultation advised: Your question is too complicated for this question box. You would be best served with an INBOX TEXT CONSULTATION at Health Tap. You would need to upload results of any tests, if available, as well as your medical history. You would NEED TO MAKE YOURSELF AVAILABLE for 24 hours to reply to any questions from your consultant. http://bit.ly/1OiIRcI Best wishes. ...Read more

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Ctscan : ovoid water attenuation struture in luq located between small bowel loops and the splenic flexure. Any ideas? Worried, i see GI in 1 week

Ctscan : ovoid water attenuation struture in luq located between small bowel loops and the splenic flexure. Any ideas? Worried, i see GI in 1 week

Plz See Surgeon: This sounds like a cyst within the mesentery of the intestine, yet, this is but one small piece of the puzzle: what size is it, is it causing compression of any adjacent organs, is it causing symptoms, etc. In general, we have 3 options: leave it alone, remove it, or stick a needle in it. This decision is best made with a surgeon rather than a GI doctor. ...Read more

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Bowel (Definition)

The bowel is the intestinal tract in the body. The small intestine ...Read more