"Intestinal 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.
Any impairment, arrest, or reversal of the normal flow of INTESTINAL CONTENTS toward the ANAL CANAL.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Intestinal Obstruction" by people in Profiles.
Should we look for Hirschsprung disease in all children with meconium plug syndrome? J Pediatr Surg. 2019 Jun; 54(6):1164-1167.
If It's Not Broken, Should We Fix It? Ventriculoperitoneal Shunt Catheter Contributing to Closed-Loop Small Bowel Obstruction in a Pediatric Patient with Ileostomy. Pediatr Neurosurg. 2018; 53(3):209-210.
Pneumatosis intestinalis in small bowel obstruction. BMJ Case Rep. 2018 Mar 23; 2018.
Large-bowel disease presenting as small-bowel obstruction is associated with a poor prognosis. Am J Emerg Med. 2016 Mar; 34(3):477-9.
An unusual case of small bowel obstruction in a child caused by ingestion of water-storing gel beads. J Pediatr Surg. 2012 Sep; 47(9):E19-22.
A phase II clinical trial of pegylated liposomal doxorubicin and carboplatin plus bevacizumab in patients with platinum-sensitive recurrent ovarian, fallopian tube, or primary peritoneal cancer. Gynecol Oncol. 2012 Sep; 126(3):369-74.
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.
Role of corticosteroids in palliative care. J Pain Palliat Care Pharmacother. 2007; 21(4):69-76.
Pitfalls of radiation survey after brachytherapy implant removal preceding Tl-201 study. Clin Nucl Med. 2002 Jul; 27(7):494-8.
Separate annular strictures of the rectosigmoid colon secondary to unsuspected prostate cancer. J Surg Oncol. 1990 Mar; 43(3):189-92.