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Surgery for intestinal blockage and the doctor stated gangrene- could u explain surgery procedures please ?

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In brief: See below

Internal scar tissue inside the abdomen can cause an intestinal blockage.
If a segment if intestine twists around the scar tissue sometimes that segment of intestine can die & become gangrenous. That bad segment of intestine would be removed & the good intestines reconnected.

In brief: See below

Internal scar tissue inside the abdomen can cause an intestinal blockage.
If a segment if intestine twists around the scar tissue sometimes that segment of intestine can die & become gangrenous. That bad segment of intestine would be removed & the good intestines reconnected.
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