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Causes of Small intestinal bleeding and obstruction

Post-surgical adhesions are the primary cause of small bowel obstruction (SBO) – a life-threatening condition that prevents food from pass

Adhesions can form like curtains, ropes or balls of twine. Impossible to view with x-ray, CT or MRI, they can bind structures or cause pain with a strength of nearly pounds per square inch kilos / sq.

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Recurring bowel obstruction adhesions can form inside the intestines due to inflammation, disease or an earlier surgery.