Idiopathic small-bowel intussusception in an adult

Renzulli, Pietro; Candinas, Daniel
February 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;2/23/2010 Supplement, Vol. 182, pE148
Academic Journal
Case Study
The article presents a case study of a 30-year-old woman who was suffering from intense left-sided abdominal pain. It accounts the clinical examination undertaken from the woman, who was diagnosed with jejunojejunal intussusception. Further observations are determined, recommending on the need for the patient to undertake a segmental bowel resection without prior intraoperative reduction.


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