Surgical Case Reports
BackgroundMassive intraluminal bleeding requires urgent intervention and management. However, the source of bleeding on the small intestine is difficult to determine. Intestinal tumor with intussusception is a rare and normally not an urgent condition. Herein, we present a rare case of intestinal intussusception with massive bleeding due to jejunal...
Surgery for obesity and related diseases : official journal of the American Society for Bariatric Surgery
Cirugia pediatrica : organo oficial de la Sociedad Espanola de Cirugia Pediatrica
El empleo del enema hidrostático en pacientes con clínica prolongada de invaginación es efectivo y seguro. Consideramos que debería ser la primera herramienta terapéutica en el paciente estable sin complicación radiológica, independientemente del tiempo de evolución.
European journal of pediatrics
We performed a prospective study to explore a diagnosis and treatment protocol of transient intussusception in children (TIC). Totally, 143 children with intussusception who met the inclusion criteria were firstly divided into intussusception involving only the small bowel and intussusception involving the colon group. And in each group, they were ...
Jejunojejunal intussusception after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (RYGBP) for morbid obesity is a rare but potentially catastrophic complication. There are limited data regarding the incidence of intussusception and the different surgical options for management of this disease. This is a retrospective review of all patients that underwent RYGBP and subs...
Pediatric surgery international
Most cases of intussusception in children are idiopathic. Rarely, a malignant disease such as intestinal lymphoma may cause intussusception. Due to dramatic changes of expected outcome with chemotherapy regime alone, the surgical management of patients with intestinal lymphoma presenting with intussusception has to be reevaluated. Retrospective cha...
Clinical journal of gastroenterology
A 67-year-old woman presented with symptoms of bowel obstruction. Radiographic and ultrasonographic findings suggested colo-colonic intussusception caused by a colonic lipoma. Colonoscopy with an endoscope tip balloon was performed for reduction. The intussusception was partially reduced by injecting dilute contrast media with a wedged inflated bal...
Journal of pediatric surgery
In high-income countries the presentation and treatment of intussusception is relatively rapid, and most cases are correctable with radiographically-guided reduction. In low-income countries, many delays affect outcomes and surgical intervention is required. This study characterizes the burden and outcome of pediatric intussusception in Uganda. Pro...
The Journal of surgical research
The objective of this study was to evaluate clinical outcomes, costs, and clinician and parent satisfaction after implementation of a protocol to discharge patients from the emergency department (ED) after successful reduction of uncomplicated ileocolic intussusception. In March 2017, an intussusception management protocol was implemented for child...
BackgroundIntussusception is a relatively common condition seen in children. In comparison, adult intussusception is rare and usually occurs as a complication in patients with organic diseases. It is responsible for 1% of all bowel obstructions, in most of intussusceptions a malignant tumor is involved. Herein, we present an extremely unusual case ...