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What are intestinal strictures?
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Dr. Sidney Vinson
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Narrowing
Stricures are narrowed areas of the intestine which can impede the flow of nutrients or stool.
They can be associated with crohn's disease, cancer, trauma, infection and the use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatoy drugs (nsaids) to name a few.

In brief: Narrowing
Stricures are narrowed areas of the intestine which can impede the flow of nutrients or stool.
They can be associated with crohn's disease, cancer, trauma, infection and the use of non-steroidal anti-inflammatoy drugs (nsaids) to name a few.
Dr. Sidney Vinson
Dr. Sidney Vinson
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Dr. Zahid Niazi
Cosmetic Surgery
In brief: Strictures=narrowing
Strictures mean narrowing of the normal channels and can be caused by compression from within i.
e. A tumor within the wall or scarring causing narrowing; or can be due to compression from outside narrowing the passage way.

In brief: Strictures=narrowing
Strictures mean narrowing of the normal channels and can be caused by compression from within i.
e. A tumor within the wall or scarring causing narrowing; or can be due to compression from outside narrowing the passage way.
Dr. Zahid Niazi
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