Bowel loops | Right hilar prominence | Low calcium
is 62 years old, he is nonsmoker and he has severe pain in stomach.
advised for USG Abdomen and X ray and blood test too.
Few hyperstatic bowel loops seen and in Xray right hilar is prominent
in blood test calcium is low and IgG to mycobacterium in 147 units
and IgM to mycobacterium is negative he has no problem with any lung
tell me in detail, is it something serious?
loop obstruction is a specific type of obstruction in which two points
along the course of a bowel are obstructed at a single location thus
forming a closed loop.
obstruction may show dilated loops of bowel and prevents the normal
transit of the products of digestion.
find causes of Hilar prominence at:
prominence could suggest inflammation
low levels of calcium may indicate:
or low activity of the parathyroid gland
-Renal osteodystrophy or thinning of bones caused by kidney failure
-Vitamin D deficiency
vitamin and mineral deficiencies occur in advanced malabsorption;
symptoms are related to
the specific nutrient deficiency.
Vitamin B 12 deficiency may occur in blind loop syndrome.
loop syndrome, also known as Stagnant loop syndrome, is a medical
condition that occurs when the intestine is obstructed
G (IgG) antibodies are proteins made by the body's natural defense
system (immune system). They attack and destroy things that they recognize
as different from the body's normal healthy tissues, such as bacteria
values of Immunoglobulin G (IgG) are: 565-1765 mg/dL
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