trichobezoar

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trichobezoar

[¦trik·ə′bē·zō·ər]
(medicine)
A ball of hair or similar concretion in the stomach or intestine.
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26,27 Rarely, esophageal bezoar may present as a minor complication in achalasia and can be managed endoscopically.
Bezoars usually develop in the stomach or the small intestine; however, bezoar formation in the colon is rare.
A partir de esos momentos, los tratados europeos de farmacologia o farmaceutica (escritos entre el siglo XVI y el XIX) clasificaron a las "piedras bezoares" (Lapis bezoardicus off)--termino con el que se referian especificamente a los gastrolitos de mamiferos rumiantes--como orientales (Lapis bezoar orientalis) a las producidas por rumiantes euroasiaticos (p.
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El mal de ojo, incluido con frecuencia en el amplio expediente de la hechiceria, las propiedades curativas del agua de soliman y del agua de Gourdon (que tambien figura en el Libro del judio), asi como el bezoar y sus multiples aplicaciones, todo ello procede de los compendios medievales y transitaron a la narrativa medica del Yucatan novohispano.
Renal aspergillosis may lead to formation of focal abscesses, fungal bezoars and may cause ureteric obstruction.
7] The most frequent type of bezoar in adults is phytobezoar, while trichobezoar is more often found in children and teenage girls.
8 Once the bezoar extends from the stomach into the jejunum or further on, it is referred to as "Rapunzel syndrome," which was first described in 1968 by Vaughan Jr.
On the basis of X-rays and ultrasonographic findings, we gave possibilities of colonic bezoar/faecolith; however, bezoar was the first possibility given, as the density of the lesion was less than calcification on plain radiograph, and the posterior acoustic shadow on ultrasonography was somewhat dirty (like that of air).
Foreign bodies ingested Foreign body n(%) Coin 25 (37) Pin 5 (8) Safety pin 5 (8) Hair pin 4 (6) Marble 2 (3) Fish bone 2 (3) Other: Bezoar, bush, tea spoon, iron wire, button, 1 of each plum seed, gelatine, token, apricot seed, bone, red meat, bracelet, earring, metal zipper, battery terminal, battery, chicken meat, nail clipper, water-swellable toy, food waste, ring.
Fungal bezoar and bladder rupture secondary to candida tropicalis.
Que es la piedra bezoar ante la armonia preestablecida, quien es el unicornio ante la Trinidad, quien es Ludo Apuleyo ante los multiplicadores de Buddhas del Gran Vehiculo, que son todas las noches de Shahrazad junto a un argumento de Berkeley?