Intussusception

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Presentation

Admitted as a case of gastroenteritis, recently develops excessive crying with bleeding per rectum.

Patient Data

Age: 6 months
Gender: Male
X-ray

Paucity of the bowel gas at the right iliac fossa

US done at on call time as an emergency

Pseudokidney sign.

Claw sign/ filling defect seen at the mid transverse colon representing the intussceptum with progressive reduction as we go through the study

Case Discussion

intussusception.

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Case information

rID: 24104
Case created: 28th Jul 2013
Last edited: 8th Feb 2017
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