Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction Syndrome

Common Name(s)

Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction Syndrome

IBS, Constipation, GERD, Diarrhea, Fecal Incontinence, Gastroparesis, Motility Disorders, Abdominal Adhesions, Clostridium Difficile (C. Difficile), Diverticulosis/Diverticulitis, Eosinophilic Gastroenteritis, Lactose Intolerance, Narcotic Bowel Syndrome, Radiation Therapy Injury to the Colon and Rectum , Short Bowel Syndrome, Superior Mesenteric Artery (SMA) Syndrome, Sphincter of Oddi Dysfunction, Vovulus, GER, Hirschsprung's Disease, and Chronic Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction

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International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders, Inc.

We are a registered nonprofit education and research organization. Our mission is to inform, assist and support people affected by gastrointestinal (GI) and motility disorders.

Last Updated: 6 Nov 2012

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Condition Specific Organizations

Following organizations serve the condition "Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction Syndrome" for support, advocacy or research.

International Foundation for Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders, Inc.

We are a registered nonprofit education and research organization. Our mission is to inform, assist and support people affected by gastrointestinal (GI) and motility disorders.

http://www.iffgd.org

Last Updated: 6 Nov 2012

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Scientific Literature

Articles from the PubMed Database

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The terms "Intestinal Pseudo-Obstruction Syndrome" returned 6 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Volvulus as a complication of chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction syndrome.
 

Author(s): Carlijn T de Betue, Doeke Boersma, Matthijs W Oomen, Marc A Benninga, Justin R de Jong

Journal: Eur. J. Pediatr.. 2011 Dec;170(12):1591-5.

 

Chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction syndrome (CIPS) is a severe motility disorder of the gastrointestinal tract that presents with continuous or recurrent symptoms and signs of intestinal obstruction without evidence of a structural lesion occluding the intestinal lumen. Mechanical ...

Last Updated: 22 Nov 2011

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Chronic intestinal pseudo-obstruction and neurological manifestations in early adulthood: considering MNGIE syndrome in differential diagnosis.
 

Author(s): Erkin Oztas, Yasemin Ozin, Fatih Onder, Ibrahim Koral Onal, Dilek Oguz, Cetin Kocaefe

Journal: J Gastrointestin Liver Dis. 2010 Jun;19(2):195-7.

 

The mitochondrial neurogastrointestinal encephalomyopathy syndrome (MNGIE) is a rare and life-threatening, autosomal recessive, multisystem disorder, caused by the mutations in the thymidine phosphorylase gene. Herein, we report a case of a 21 year-old male with a long history of ...

Last Updated: 1 Jul 2010

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Effect of the herbal medicine dai-kenchu-to on gastrointestinal motility in patients with megacystis-microcolon-intestinal hypoperistalsis syndrome (MMIHS) and chronic idiopathic intestinal pseudo-obstruction (CIIP): report of two cases.
 

Author(s): Hitoshi Hirakawa, Shigeru Ueno, Hiromitu Matuda, Tomoya Hinoki, Yuko Kato

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Dai-kenchu-to (DKT), a traditional Japanese herbal medicine (Kampo medicine), composed of zanthoxylum fruit, ginseng root, dried ginger rhizome and malt sugar, is clinically effective for postoperative ileus and chronic constipation. MMIHS and CIIP are severe motility disorder associated ...

Last Updated: 14 Feb 2011

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