Free Bowel Essays and Papers

Sort By:
Satisfactory Essays
Good Essays
Better Essays
Powerful Essays
Best Essays

Free Bowel Essays and Papers

Page 1 of 50 - About 500 essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    • 1836 Words
    • 4 Pages
    • 4 Works Cited

    Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a group of chronic disorders that cause inflammation or ulceration in the small and large intestines. Most often IBD is classified as ulcerative colitis or Crohn's disease but may be referred to as colitis, enteritis, ileitis, and proctitis. Ulcerative colitis causes ulceration and inflammation of the inner lining of a couple of really bad places, while Crohn's disease is an inflammation that extends into the deeper layers of the intestinal wall. Ulcerative

    • 1836 Words
    • 4 Pages
    • 4 Works Cited
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    Irritable Bowel Syndrome A short car ride home or sitting in the middle of a class can be an uncomfortable and painful experience for someone with irritable bowel syndrome. Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a disorder of the large intestine (colon) that interferes with the normal functions of the bowel (NIH, 2003, para.1). Symptoms may vary from person to person, but usually characterized by diarrhea, bloating, constipation, and abdominal pain. According to the National Institutes of Health

    • 624 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    Irritable Bowel Syndrome

    • 1530 Words
    • 4 Pages
    • 3 Works Cited

    Irritable Bowel Syndrome Introduction to IBS Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) is a common disorder of the intestines that leads to crampy pain, gassiness, Bloating, and changes in bowel habits. Some people with IBS have constipation. Others have diarrhea or frequent loose stools, often with an urgent need to move the bowels and some people experience both. Sometimes the person with IBS has a crampy urge to move the bowels but cannot do so. As much as 20% of the US population suffers from irritable

    • 1530 Words
    • 4 Pages
    • 3 Works Cited
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Good Essays

    Bowel cancer By Tim Parkes Bowel cancer is cancer in any part of the large bowel. It is sometimes known as colorectal cancer and might also be called colon cancer or rectal cancer, depending on where it starts. Cancer of the small bowel is very rare and is usually called ‘small bowel cancer’ or ‘small intestine cancer’.Bowel cancer grows from the inner lining of the bowel. If untreated, bowel cancer can grow into the deeper layers of the bowel wall. It can spread from there to the lymph nodes. These

    • 841 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Better Essays

    “Hester Street”, Jake, a Russian Jewish immigrant who lived in New York's Lower East Side for five years, leaving his wife behind, and taking up with a new woman and earning enough money to support his dance hall ways. On the other hand, in “Eat a bowel of tea”, Wah Gay is a traditional Chinese immigrant who owns a club in Chinatown, and sends all his money to his wife back in China, who he has not seen in 20 years because of the inequitable immigration laws that had prevented Chinamen bringing their

    • 1137 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Better Essays
  • Better Essays

    Inflammatory Bowel Disease

    • 1370 Words
    • 3 Pages
    • 7 Works Cited

    Inflammatory Bowel Disease 1. Describe the pathopysiology of the disease you have chosen – What is the spectrum of disease/pathology the disease? Is the disease characterized by inflammation, etc? Is it an infectious and/or chronic disease? If so what is the agent, its reservoir, mode of transmission etc. Inflammatory bowel disease is a chronic illness characterized by inflammation in the gastrointestinal tract (Wolf, CDC, Mayo clinic, health direct, NHS choices). Patients suffering from inflammatory

    • 1370 Words
    • 3 Pages
    • 7 Works Cited
    Better Essays
  • Good Essays

    Paralytic Ileus or Bowel Obstruction

    • 931 Words
    • 2 Pages
    • 5 Works Cited

    Definition of an Ileus Paralytic Ileus, also called bowel obstruction, intestinal volvulus (twisted intestine) and colonic ileus is a life-threatening mechanical or non-mechanical, partial or complete blockage of the small and/or large intestine and can be fatal if not treated. Ileus comes from the Latin word for colic. (“Ileus” Tish Davidson, A. (thinksp) M. and Rebecca J. Frey, PhD the Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine. Ed. Laurie J. Fndukian. 4th ed. Detroit: Gale, 2011. 6 vols). If left untreated

    • 931 Words
    • 2 Pages
    • 5 Works Cited
    Good Essays
  • Better Essays

    Irritable Bowel Syndrome

    • 2509 Words
    • 6 Pages

    Irritable Bowel Syndrome Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), is a common disorder of the intestines that affects nearly one out of five people in the United States. According to the book, Irritable Bowel Syndrome & the Mind-Body-Brain-Gut Connection by William B. Salt II, IBS is the most common functional gastrointestinal disorder. The symptoms include constipation, diarrhea or alternating bouts of both, bloating, abdominal pain and many other problems. Symptoms of irritable bowel syndrome usually

    • 2509 Words
    • 6 Pages
    Better Essays
  • Good Essays

    Irritable Bowel Syndrome

    • 771 Words
    • 2 Pages

    Background: Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS) is a gastrointestinal syndrome characterized by chronic pain and irregular bowl movement with the absence of organ cause. IBS could be diarrhea-predominate or constipation-predominate. One of the pathophysiology that thought to cause IBS diarrhea-predominate (IBS-D) is a high level of serotonin especially after the meals. There are two type of serotonin that involve in the gastrointestinal system, type 3 (HT3) and type 4 (HT4). The purpose of this study

    • 771 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    patterns of the disease, differentiating between diseases with similar, overlapping symptoms, collecting minute specimens, and accurately measuring markers quickly and reliably. These challenges are particularly relevant to inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Inflammatory bowel disease is a chronic disease of inflammation of the colon and small intestine. 2 The key difference between IBD and other inflammatory responses in the gut is that in IBD the body is unable to down-regulate the inflammation. 2 Normally

    • 1533 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
Previous
Page12345678950