Intussusception in a mid-age female

Authors

  • Rishabh Raj Ranchi Urology Centre, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India
  • Anshuman Deo Ranchi Urology Centre, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India
  • Pranjal Prem Jawahar Lal Nehru Medical College, Wardha, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
  • Prem Kumar Ranchi Urology Centre, Ranchi, Jharkhand, India

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.18203/2349-2902.isj20230278

Keywords:

Gastrointestinal lipoma, Adult intussusception, Intestinal obstruction, Ileoileal intussusception

Abstract

Intussusception in adults is a rare entity, especially caused by benign lesions like lipoma. The clinical picture of intussusception in adults is subtle making the diagnosis tenuous. Gastrointestinal lipomas are rare benign tumors and the present report describes one such clinical entity.

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Published

2023-01-27

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Case Reports