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obstipation

[‚äb·stə′pā·shən]
(medicine)
Constipation that is difficult to relieve.
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Clinical Presentation Number Percentage 1 Abdominal pain 80 100.0 2 Fever 51 63.7 3 Abdominal distension 57 71.3 4 Obstipation 70 87.5 5 Vomiting 44 55.0 Table 4.
Constipation, if not diagnosed early and treated properly, can become gradually worse; then, a striking case emerges, in most cases with obstipation. Obstipation is an untreatable form of constipation and is extremely uncomfortable for the animal.
On the 7th post-operative day, he developed abdominal distension, abdominal pain, obstipation and vomiting.
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This corresponds to the premotor symptoms hyposmia and autonomic dysfunction, including obstipation [22-25].
The patient presented digestive disorders including uncontrollable food and fecaloid vomiting, diffuse abdominal pain, and obstipation, all of which appeared suddenly.
Opioid-induced constipation has a negative impact on a patient's quality of life and, if not treated effectively, can lead to serious complications including obstipation and bowel perforation.
* Constipation, fecal impaction, and obstipation: 564.0, 564.00, 564.01, 564.09, 560.39
AEs under CR therapy were predominantly gastro-intestinal symptoms: 2 x diarrhea, 2 x flatulence, 1 x stomach ache, 1 x stomach pressure, 1 x stomach pain, 1 x stomach discomfort, 2 x obstipation, 2 x nausea; the other AEs were 3 x fatigue, 4 x weight gain, 1 x dizziness, 1 x somnolence, 1 x sleeping disorders, 1 x nightmares, 1 x aggravated acne.
A 65 year-old, right handed white male with a history of hypertension and diabetes mellitus type 2 presented to our institution due to bilateral lower leg paresis, urinary retention, and obstipation having trials of several laxatives at home.
Clinically, this is manifested by bilious vomiting and obstipation.
A 50-year-old man presented to the emergency department with a 2-day history of abdominal pain radiating to the left shoulder, abdominal distension, non-bilious vomiting, obstipation and dyspnoea.