Bowel Obstruction surgery in kukatpally

Bowel Obstruction

It is a gastrointestinal condition responsible for the obstruction of digested material from passing through the intestines. It is caused due to obstruction by fibrous tissues, hernias, improper development of the intestinal system, and medication in some instances. If left untreated, it can damage the tissue in the affected part to die and cause perforations.

Symptoms include

  • Severe abdominal pain
  • Bloating
  • Nausea and vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Inability to pass stools or gas
  • Constipation

When you observe any of the symptoms followed by a fever, you should immediately visit a doctor. This condition may signify a split in the bowel.

Diagnosis and treatment

The doctor would first do a physical examination by pushing the abdomen inside and listen to any sounds produced with a stethoscope. The obstruction can be identified with the help of sounds and the presence of a hard lump in the stomach. When he gets the sign of lumps to confirm the condition, he may suggest any of the following tests.

  • X-ray test
  • CT scan
  • Blood test
  • Colonoscopy
  • Enema with contrast

Bowel Obstruction treatment in kukatpally

Surgery is required only in extreme cases. Otherwise, it can be cured using medication and avoiding a solid diet.

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