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Intestinal Injuries

Injuries to the intestine can happen after car crashes, falls, bicycle crashes or violence. The intestinal injury may also be caused by a gunshot wound or knife wound that punctures the intestine.

These types of injuries are known as penetrating injuries.

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Intestines

Diagnosis of Intestinal Injury

Treatment for Intestinal Injury

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Medications and Pain Management

Wound Care for Intestinal Injury

Emotional Recovery from Intestinal Injury

Preventing Intestinal Injury

Follow-Up after Intestinal Injury

Diet and Activity after Intestinal Injury


Last Updated: 12/2013