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Definition: Impairment of the normal flow of the intestinal contents within the bowel.

Pronunciation: il´e-us

Body System: Digestive

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ICD10 Codes Containing Term: Ileus

E84.11 Meconium ileus in cystic fibrosis
K56.0 Paralytic ileus
K56.3 Gallstone ileus
K56.7 Ileus, unspecified
P76.1 Transitory ileus of newborn
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