disimpaction

dis·im·pac·tion

(dis'im-pak'shŭn),
1. Separation of impaction in a fractured bone.
2. Removal of feces, usually manually, in fecal impaction.

dis·im·pac·tion

(dis-im-pak'shŭn)
1. Separation of impaction in a fractured bone.
2. Removal of impacted feces, usually manually.

disimpaction

Separation by traction of the broken ends of a bone that have been driven into each other in a position of poor alignment.
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Prior to disimpaction, the veterinarian may treat with intravenous (IV) fluids to rehydrate first, as well as administer an enema to allow the feces to soften as much as possible.
(33) At age 92 she developed bowel motility issues (presbycolon) resulting in several ER visits for disimpaction. This was treated with linaclotide three times a week.
(3) Defecation without use of laxative, enema or manual disimpaction
Also, patients might need a referral to their primary care physician if prevention has failed and fecal impaction requires enemas or mechanical disimpaction. An urgent referral to the emergency department is needed if a patient has a suspected bowel obstruction.
We describe percutaneous cholecystoduodenal stenting following cystic duct stone disimpaction and removal.
Row's zygomatic disimpaction forceps was used to reduce the zygomatic bone by lifting it upwards and outwards.
The patient was opined for the extraction of the retained root stump and disimpaction with respect to 38, scaling, restoration of decayed teeth, and orthodontic correction for irregularly placed teeth.
Nine patients (21.9%) had hard fecalomas found on physical examination and were treated by enemas and manual disimpaction. In one patient (2.4%), a rectal tube was placed to relieve colonic dilatation.
Rectal examination and fecal disimpaction are procedures performed in the Emergency Department (ED) on a daily basis.
Severe progressive esophageal dysphagia led to hospitalization and subsequent esophageal disimpaction and three LES dilatations.
A "wait and see" approach was preferred instead of a simultaneous disimpaction of 21 in order to help the natural path of permanent incisor eruption [8-10].