colonic

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Synonyms for colonic

a water enema given to flush out the colon

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Key words: fat necrosis, lipogranulomatosis, yolk coelomitis, salpingohysterectomy, colonic obstruction, avian, psittacine, umbrella cockatoo, Cacatua alba
In this report, we describe widespread granulomatous coelomic fat necrosis resulting in colonic obstruction in an umbrella cockatoo.
The immediate priorities in the treatment of colonic obstruction are therefore fluid resuscitation and relief of the obstruction, with resection of the tumour and restoration of intestinal continuity (if possible) being important but not urgent goals of treatment.
Until the 1970s there was broad agreement that this was the only safe approach to left-sided colonic obstruction.
2 Some patients with colon cancer may experience colonic obstruction, which can be painful and uncomfortable.
Treatment of colonic obstruction with the Cook Evolution([R])Colonic Stent System.
39) Colonic obstruction from tumors, adhesions, volvulus, diverticulitis, or intestinal prolapse are infrequent causes of ischemic colitis.
For the 10 mg dose, three intestinal serious adverse events were reported (one fecal impaction, one colonic obstruction and one intestinal obstruction).
Approximately 130,000 new cases of colon cancer are diagnosed each year in the United States, and up to 30% of these patients will experience a partial or complete colonic obstruction due to a tumor blocking the colon or squeezing it shut.
This minimally invasive stent procedure offers a safe, less painful and less embarrassing treatment alternative for people who are suffering from a painful colonic obstruction and may be facing a temporary colostomy," said Alan Thorson, M.