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Ileocolonic Intussusception

A 68 years male patient presented with constant right lower quadrant pain that was on and off and worsening over several months.  He had a prior appendectomy 11 years ago.

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Ileocolonic Intussusception

 

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Ileocolonic Intussusception

 

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Ileocolonic Intussusception

 

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Ileocolonic Intussusception


Ultrasound Findings
 

-Segment of Bowel loop pulled into the distal lumen

-Involved bowel loop had thick walls and was extremely tender

-Distal to bowel loop echogenic linear structure - suture

 

Submitted by

Sadaf Yasin CRGS, RVT, RMSKS, RDMS
Credit Valley Diagnostic Centre
Mississauga, Ontario   Canada