faecal impaction

faecal impaction

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • Копростаз (Faecal Impaction) — см. Запор, Закупоренный. Источник: Медицинский словарь …   Медицинские термины

  • Impaction — Impaction, from the Latin impingere , is a medical term used to describe several different types of blockage. In Reptiles Impaction occurs in reptiles when they consume something that they cannot digest. Common causes of impaction are rocks and… …   Wikipedia

  • Fecal impaction — Classification and external resources ICD 9 560.39 DiseasesDB 9450 …   Wikipedia

  • Koprostase — Klassifikation nach ICD 10 K56.4 Sonstige Obturation des Darmes K38.1 Appendixkonkremente …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Constipation — in a young child as seen by X ray. Circles represent areas of fecal matter (stool is opaque white surrounded by black bowel gas) …   Wikipedia

  • Constipation — Infrequent (and frequently incomplete) bowel movements. The opposite of diarrhea, constipation is commonly caused by irritable bowel syndrome, diverticulosis, and medications (constipation can paradoxically be caused by overuse of laxatives).… …   Medical dictionary

  • constipation — n. a condition in which bowel evacuations occur infrequently, or in which the faeces are hard and small, or where passage of faeces causes difficulty or pain. The frequency of bowel evacuation varies considerably from person to person and the… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • Abdominal x-ray — An abdominal x ray is an x ray the abdomen. It is sometimes abbreviated to AXR, or KUB (for kidneys, ureters, and urinary bladder).Diagnostic ToolThe abdominal x ray is a test that can be carried out quickly and easily in an emergency department …   Wikipedia

  • Запор (Constipation, Costive) — состояние, при котором опорожнение кишечника происходит редко, или кал плотный в виде небольших шариков, или когда дефекация значительно затруднена и болезненна. Частота опорожнения кишечника является сугубо индивидуальной характеристикой и может …   Медицинские термины

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