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Disease Duodenal Obstruction

Name Duodenal Obstruction
Synonyms Duodenal Obstructions | Obstruction, Duodenal | Obstructions, Duodenal
Definition Hindrance of the passage of luminal contents in the DUODENUM. Duodenal obstruction can be partial or complete, and caused by intrinsic or extrinsic factors. Simple obstruction is associated with diminished or stopped flow of luminal contents. Strangulating obstruction is associated with impaired blood flow to the duodenum in addition to obstructed flow of luminal contents.
Categories Digestive system disease
MeSH® ID D004380
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1. DiseasesDigestive System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gastrointestinal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Intestinal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Duodenal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Duodenal Obstruction Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesDigestive System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gastrointestinal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Intestinal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Intestinal Obstruction Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Duodenal Obstruction Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Duodenal Obstruction Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Familial duodenal atresia
  Pancreatic lipomatosis duodenal stenosis
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