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Disease Ileus

Name Ileus
Definition A condition caused by the lack of intestinal PERISTALSIS or INTESTINAL MOTILITY without any mechanical obstruction. This interference of the flow of INTESTINAL CONTENTS often leads to INTESTINAL OBSTRUCTION. Ileus may be classified into postoperative, inflammatory, metabolic, neurogenic, and drug-induced.
Categories Digestive system disease
MeSH® ID D045823
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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 Ileus Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Ileus Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction Has associated chemicals Has associated genes