A Case of Intestinal Obstruction in Pregnancy Diagnosed by M
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Intestinal obstruction in pregnancy is rare, and it is mainly caused by pelvic surgery prior to conception. The appropriate diagnosis and management of intestinal obstruction during pregnancy are of paramount importance, as it is associated with significant maternal and fetal mortality. The diagnosis and treatment of intestinal obstruction in pregnant patients are similar to those in the nonpregnant patients . Pregnant women with an inadequate oral intake or underlying disease states that require complete bowel rest should be treated with parenteral nutrition by intravenous hyperalimentation.We here in report a case of intestinal obstruction in pregnancy in a patient who was diagnosed with a simple intestinal obstruction by magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and who was safely delivered at term following successful treatment using conservative therapy, which included intravenous hyperalimentation and an ileus tube....

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5143715/
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