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ileus

[′il·ē·əs]
(medicine)
Acute intestinal obstruction of neurogenic origin.
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Paralytic ileus due to strongyloidiasis: case report and review of the literature.
We describe a case of iatrogenic hypermagnesaemia without renal dysfunction in whom paralytic ileus developed together with cardiac and neurological symptoms, after oral ingestion of magnesium-containing antacid and laxatives.
Intestinal atony in elderly or debilitated patients, megacolon, myasthenia gravis paralytic ileus, gastroesophageal reflux esophagitis, ulcerative colitis, uncontrolled narrow-angle glaucoma, unstable cardiovascular status in acute hemorrhage, urinary or gastric retention or obstruction.
OXECTA is contraindicated in patients with respiratory depression in unmonitored settings and in the absence of resuscitative equipment, in any patient who has or is suspected of having paralytic ileus, in patients with acute or severe bronchial asthma or hypercarbia, and in patients with known hypersensitivity to oxycodone, oxycodone salts, or any components of the product.
Post-operatively, the patient had paralytic ileus and mild wound infection which resolved with conservative management and discharged on the 7th day.
The early signs and symptoms--including abdominal distention, nausea, pain, and constipation--can be difficult to differentiate from paralytic ileus, according to Dr.
Who have or are suspected of having paralytic ileus.
Paralytic ileus was presumed and the patient was maintained nil by mouth for several hours until she passed flatus.
Butrans is contraindicated in patients who have significant respiratory depression, severe bronchial asthma, who have or are suspected of having paralytic ileus or known hypersensitivity to any of its components or the active ingredient, buprenorphine, as well as those who require opioid analgesia for a short period of time, who require the management of post-operative pain, including use after out-patient or day surgeries, the management of mild pain, and the management of intermittent pain (e.