Digestive Diseases and Sciences

, Volume 35, Issue 1, pp 121–132 | Cite as

Postoperative ileus

  • Edward H. Livingston
  • Edward P. PassaroJR
Review Article

Key words

paralytic ileus gastrointestinal motility surgical complications anesthesia 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Edward H. Livingston
    • 1
    • 2
  • Edward P. PassaroJR
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Surgical Service, West Los Angeles Veterans Administration Medical CenterUCLALos Angeles
  2. 2.Center for Ulcer Research and EducationLos Angeles

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