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Possible Causes For Intestinal/Bowel Obstruction in Elderly - Causes


List of current finding(s):

Trauma Causes
Contusion bowel/intestine
Infectious Disorders (Specific Agent)
Amebiasis/Endameba histiolytica
Typhoid fever
Amebic abscess (ameboma)/colon
Infected organ, Abscesses
Abscess, intraperitoneal, RL quadrant
Appendix abscess
Abscess, abdominal, visceral
Diverticulitis, colon
Intraperitoneal abscess
Right sided diverticulitis
Toxic megacolon
Chronic mesenteritis/retractile
Neoplastic Disorders
Metastasis to peritoneum
Adenocarcinoma, cecum
Adenocarcinoma, colon
Adenocarcinoma, rectal
Carcinoid syndrome/Carcinoid metastatic
Adenocarcinoma, gastric
Adenocarcinoma, pancreatic
Anal carcinoma, squamous
Appendix adenocarcinoma
Carcinoma, duodenum
Carcinoma, gallbladder
Gastric carcinoma superficial spreading
Intestinal/gut lymphoma
Lymphoma/malignant, non-Hodgkins
Stomach, carcinoma, scirrhous
Carcinoma, small intestine
Carcinoma Jejunum
Allergic, Collagen, Auto-Immune Disorders
Duodenal Crohn's disease
Crohn's colitis/large bowel
Polyserositis syndrome
Ulcerative colitis
Peritoneal fibrosis/idiopathic
Congenital, Developmental Disorders
Meckel's acute diverticulitis
Meckel diverticulum/Peptic ulcer
Meckel diverticulum
Anatomic, Foreign Body, Structural Disorders
Hernia, inguinal indirect
Hernia, obturator
Gallstone ileus
Incarcerated/irreducible hernia
Strangulated hernia
Channel pyloric ulcer
Hernia, inguinal direct
Impacted feces
Cecum diverticulum/diverticulitis
Cecum, volvulus
Foreign body gut
Foreign body, rectum
Hernia, intra-abdominal
Peritoneum, adhesions
Sponge peritoneal foreign body
Talc peritoneal foreign body reaction
Ulcer, duodenal/obstructive
Hernia, femoral
Arteriosclerotic, Vascular, Venous Disorders
Acute Superior Mesenteric Artery Blockage
Ischemic bowel disease
Mesenteric artery embolism
Mesenteric infarct
Mesenteric vein thrombosis
Thrombosis, mesenteric vein, superior
Mesenteric vascular insufficiency
Vegetative, Autonomic, Endocrine Disorders
Megacolon, acquired organic
Megacolon, acquired, functional
Excess iron intake/poisoning
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Harrison's Online (accessmedicine)
NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)