What is peritonitis?
Peritonitis (from Greek) is an inflammation of a peritoneum. On a course of disease distinguish sharp and chronic peritonitis, and on character of an exudate — serous, fibrinozny or purulent.
is the Reason of peritonitis the infection brought from some abdominal organ (guts, a worm-shaped shoot, a stomach, a gall bladder, at women also of pipes and ovaries, etc.) or with blood current (at tuberculosis, a piemiya). Quite often the break of one of the above-stated bodies in an abdominal cavity is the reason of peritonitis. If at the same time the unions interfering distribution of inflammation on all peritoneum manage to be formed, peritonitis remains local and can end with formation of solderings or a limited abscess. Otherwise inflammation covers all peritoneum (the general peritonitis).
Symptoms: severe pains in a stomach, sensitivity to the minimum pressure, vomiting, a lock and a neotkhozhdeniye of gases, falling of warm activity. In case of untimely or not correct treatment of peritonitis the forecast is very adverse, threatens human life.
Treatment of sharp peritonitis: absolute rest, ice on a stomach. At limited purulent peritonitises – operation. At a rassasyvaniye of belly solderings it is possible to apply mud cure.