Challenges in management and prognosis of pediatric intestinal pseudo-obstruction.


Turer Ö., SOYER T., ÖZEN H., ARSLAN U. E. , KARNAK İ., TANYEL F. C.

The Turkish journal of gastroenterology : the official journal of Turkish Society of Gastroenterology, vol.31, no.8, pp.596-602, 2020 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 31 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.5152/tjg.2020.19233
  • Journal Name: The Turkish journal of gastroenterology : the official journal of Turkish Society of Gastroenterology
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, EMBASE, MEDLINE, TR DİZİN (ULAKBİM)
  • Page Numbers: pp.596-602
  • Keywords: Intestinal obstruction, intestinal pseudo-obstruction, ileus, prognosis, pandysautonomia, MOTILITY DISORDERS, SURGICAL-TREATMENT, PYRIDOSTIGMINE

Abstract

Background/Aims: Pediatric intestinal pseudo-obstruction (PIPO) is the most severe form of intestinal dysmotility in children. This study aims to present the cases of PIPO to discuss its diagnosis, management, and prognosis.