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Intestinal Obstructions

Edited by Dmitry Garbuzenko

South Ural State Medical University

A group of pathological conditions characterized by the impaired passage of contents from the stomach to the rectum as well as the intestinal obstruction is associated with a very severe course, difficulty in diagnosis, and an unfavorable outcome. Mechanical intestinal obstruction is a current problem of emergency abdominal surgery and affects both the small and large bowels. This book, Intestinal Obstructions, presents information on small bowel obstruction and large bowel obstruction and their various causes, including adhesions, hernias, neoplasms, cancers, drugs, trauma, and others.

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Intestinal ObstructionsEdited by Dmitry Garbuzenko

Published: December 23rd 2020

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.89823

ISBN: 978-1-78985-130-4

Print ISBN: 978-1-78985-129-8

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83962-587-9

Copyright year: 2020

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1. Introductory Chapter: Nuances of Surgical Technique for the Treatment of Adhesive Small Bowel Obstruction

By Dmitry Garbuzenko


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2. Adhesive Small Bowel Obstruction in the Minimally Invasive Era

By Pepijn Krielen, Martijn W. J. Stommel, Richard P. G. ten Broek and Harry van Goor


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3. Gallstones Ileus

By Giovanni Petracca, Francesco Zappia and Fabrizio Silvaggio


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4. Foreign Bodies and Bowel Obstructions

By Jessica Elizabeth Taylor and Devin Clegg


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5. Caecal Volvulus

By Paul K. Okeny


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6. Sigmoid Volvulus Due Chagas Disease

By Víctor Hugo García Orozco


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