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  • n. Plural form of impaction.

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Examples

  • Of course, the last time I looked at the "numbers", more birds had been killed by powerlines, and by impactions caused by eating garbage than have died from lead poisoning.

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  • Have you been informed that eventually the constipation will lead to obstipation with impactions and eventually there will be kidney failure with fluid volume overload?

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  • "Jeff: Do you think there are any impactions from this scandal, at least in the short run, of Fox's ability..."

  • If they are "holding it" and they actually have to defecate - it can cause pathology in their GI including impactions that can lead to severe constipation and, in severe cases, perforation.

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  • If the child needs to defecate and they are forced to "hold it" it can cause constipation, and if they "hold it" enough can cause severe enough impactions that it can actually perforate their bowels.

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  • But studies suggest no more than 12 percent of impactions lead to infections or damage to adjacent teeth -- roughly the same incidence as appendicitis.

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  • Offers the location and relief of fecal impactions,. amount and color of mucous and the presence of increased amounts of gas.

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  • Next week, we will discuss the surgical option relative to an animal with impactions in the large intestine.

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  • Such conditions include, but are not limited to, active or uncontrolled seizure disorders, swallowing disorders, bowel impactions, tracheotomies and significant osteoporosis.

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  • Such conditions include, but are not limited to, active or uncontrolled seizure disorders, swallowing disorders, bowel impactions, tracheostomies and significant osteoporosis.

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