Liquid food, fluids and medication can be administered through a gastric tube, which consists of a thin plastic tube. Especially in patients after a stroke, tumor patients, coma or newborn babies who do not swallow properly
The axial hernia is the most common type of diaphragmatic hernia and usually does not have any specific symptoms, as the patients are often symptom-free. Heartburn and, as a result, bad breath is what patients are most likely to complain first
The diastasis recti occurs especially during pregnancy due to the strong growth of the abdomen. It is therefore important to start with light strengthening exercises after giving birth to promote recovery.
The compartment syndrome is an intensive care emergency. When the blood vessels are injured, it bleeds into barely stretchable muscle boxes, which creates high pressure that can irreversibly damage blood vessels and nerves.