Neurogenic Bowel Dysfunction Differential Diagnoses

Updated: Mar 25, 2019
  • Author: Juan L Poggio, MD, MS, FACS, FASCRS; Chief Editor: Elizabeth A Moberg-Wolff, MD  more...
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Diagnostic Considerations

In addition to the conditions listed in the differential diagnosis, other problems to be considered include the following:

  • Ogilvie syndrome
  • Gastrointestinal neoplasm
  • Gallstone ileus
  • Intestinal adhesions causing obstruction
  • Volvulus
  • Intussusception

Differential Diagnoses