Definitions for "Intestinal Obstruction"
The Condition"...As a result, fluid, gas and intestinal contents accumulate and abdominal distention with nausea and vomiting occurs..."
obstruction of a part or parts of the intestinal tract
blockage of the intestine (especially the ileum) that prevents the contents of the intestine from passing to the lower bowel
The Condition"...This leads to fluid loss, dehydration and electrolyte imbalances involving sodium, potassium and chloride..."