"Colonic Pseudo-Obstruction" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Functional obstruction of the COLON leading to MEGACOLON in the absence of obvious COLONIC DISEASES or mechanical obstruction. When this condition is acquired, acute, and coexisting with another medical condition (trauma, surgery, serious injuries or illness, or medication), it is called Ogilvie's syndrome.
- Colonic Pseudo-Obstruction
- Colonic Pseudo Obstruction
- Pseudoobstruction, Colonic
- Colonic Pseudoobstruction
- Pseudo-Obstruction, Colonic
- Ogilvie Syndrome
- Syndrome, Ogilvie
- Ogilvie Disease
- Ogilvie's Syndrome
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Colonic Pseudo-Obstruction" by people in Profiles.
The role of endoscopy in the management of patients with known and suspected colonic obstruction and pseudo-obstruction. Gastrointest Endosc. 2010 Apr; 71(4):669-79.