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Ileo-colic (Ileo-cecal) intussusception

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Affiliation: Uniformed Services University

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Ileo-colic (Ileo-cecal) intussusception

History: 10 m/o male s/p viral illness 10 days ago, presents today with colicky abdominal pain, bloody diarrhea, and non-bilious vomiting. Reported to repeatedly draw knees into chest which improves patient’s disposition.

Findings: 1. RUQ soft tissue mass-like density with no free air. Paucity of bowel gas otherwise. 2. Air enema demonstrates rounded filling defect in transverse colon, reduced to and through ileocecal valve, with filling of small bowel loops with air.

Ddx: - Intussusception - Meckel's diverticulum - Appendicitis - Lymphoma

Exam: 1. Plain Abdominal Film 2. Decubitus Abdominal Film (not shown) 3. Fluoroscopic air enema

No MeSH data available.


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Ileo-colic (Ileo-cecal) intussusception

Patterson RAP - MedPix

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View Article: MedPix Image - MedPix Case

Affiliation: Uniformed Services University

ABSTRACT

Diagnosis: Ileo-colic (Ileo-cecal) intussusception

History: 10 m/o male s/p viral illness 10 days ago, presents today with colicky abdominal pain, bloody diarrhea, and non-bilious vomiting. Reported to repeatedly draw knees into chest which improves patient’s disposition.

Findings: 1. RUQ soft tissue mass-like density with no free air. Paucity of bowel gas otherwise. 2. Air enema demonstrates rounded filling defect in transverse colon, reduced to and through ileocecal valve, with filling of small bowel loops with air.

Ddx: - Intussusception - Meckel's diverticulum - Appendicitis - Lymphoma

Exam: 1. Plain Abdominal Film 2. Decubitus Abdominal Film (not shown) 3. Fluoroscopic air enema

No MeSH data available.