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Intestinal Volvulus (Volvulus) Summary

Description: A twisting in the intestine (INTESTINES) that can cause INTESTINAL OBSTRUCTION.

Also Known As: Volvulus; Volvulus, Intestine; Volvulus, Intestinal

Networked: 1107 relevant articles (21 outcomes, 47 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Intestinal Volvulus

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Barium : 2 outcomes 12 studies in 43 results : IBA
  2. Ivermectin (Mectizan) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 50 results : FDA 1
  3. Lidocaine (Xylocaine) : 2 outcomes in 3 results : FDA 168 Generic
  4. Antigens : 1 outcome 2 studies in 102 results : IBA
  5. Carbon Monoxide : 1 outcome 2 studies in 13 results : IBA
  6. Antibodies : 1 outcome in 30 results : IBA
  7. Immunoglobulin E (IgE) : 1 outcome in 9 results : IBA
  8. Tropomyosin : 1 outcome in 4 results : IBA
  9. Recombinant Proteins : 1 outcome in 3 results : IBA
  10. Somatostatin (Somatotropin Release-Inhibiting Factor) : 1 outcome in 2 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Intestinal Volvulus

  1. Gastric Dilatation (Stomach Dilatation)
  2. Infection
  3. Short Bowel Syndrome
  4. Onchocerciasis
  5. Acute Abdomen
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Key Therapies for Intestinal Volvulus

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  1. Enema (Enemas) : 2 outcomes 3 studies in 48 results
  2. Decompression : 2 outcomes 1 study in 62 results
  3. Colostomy : 2 outcomes 1 study in 37 results
  4. Colectomy : 1 outcome 1 study in 51 results
  5. Ileostomy : 1 outcome in 18 results
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