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Both conditions can prompt excess growth of bacteria, carbohydrate fermentation and, subsequently, gas production that causes the intestinal tract to stretch and distend.
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Mundi concludes: "The intragastric balloon aids weight loss by slowing the rate at which food enters the stomach and by stimulating gastric stretch receptors.
In that study, more than 75% of patients in the treatment arm realized objective improvements in their penile curvature by an average 17 degrees (27% with 20-degree or more improvement), and 94% of patients realized improvements in their stretched...
Another potential complication with acetabular fracture is avascular necrosis, in which the blood supply to the femoral head is sufficiently damaged or stretched from dislocation that the bone subsequently dies and collapses, resulti...
A tumor that stretches back along the optic nerve generally requires enucleation.
The reductive phase includes the use of a massage technique known as manual lymphatic draining (MLD), short stretch bandaging, exercises to create and augment an internal pumping mechanism, skin care and education in self-management.
A seated leg extension machine only works one joint (the knee) and one muscle (the quadriceps) as opposed to a standing lunge that works mobility in three joints (the hip, knee and ankle), strengthens multiple muscle groups (glutes, quadriceps, hamst...
Specific laboratory markers that may be helpful in differentiating cardiogenic shock from other forms of pediatric shock may include a relatively normal complete blood count and C-reactive protein, elevated renal and liver function tests, serum lacta...
Feb. 07, 2020 TeleEM: An extra hand when you need it High-acuity patients can stretch human resources in a smaller medical facility.
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