Adult IntussusceptionFikret Aksoy, Oktay Yener, Fuat İpekçi, Serkan İskenderSSK Göztepe Training and Research Hospital, 1st Surgery Clinic, Istanbul
Adult intussusception represents 1 % of all small bowel obstruction. Intussuception occurs rarely in adults. Intra-luminal lesions alter normal bowel peristaltisis and form leadingKeywords: Adult intussusception, inflamatory fibroid polyp
edges for the Intussusception. CT scanning proved to be the most useful diagnostic radiologic method. The diagnosis and treatment of adult intussusception are surgical. It presents with a variety of acute, intermittent, and chronic symptoms, thus making its preoperative diagnosis diffucult. These patients admitted to medical clinic for incomplet obstruction. Barium studies have shown diagnostic efficacy but were not used in
our case. A female 32 years old patient was admitted our emergency room with complaints nausea, vomiting, obstipation, abdominal discomfort. Abdominal mass and abdominal rebound was present. And the patient was operated due to ileus, tumor and ileal invagination was seen. Small bowel resection and end to end anastomosis was done.Inflamotory Fibroid polyp was diagnosed pathologically.
Erişkin İntusepsiyonlarıFikret Aksoy, Oktay Yener, Fuat İpekçi, Serkan İskenderSSK Göztepe Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastanesi, 1. Cerrahi Kliniği, İstanbul
Anahtar Kelimeler: Erişkin intusepsiynu, inflamatuar fibroid polip
Fikret Aksoy, Oktay Yener, Fuat İpekçi, Serkan İskender. Adult Intussusception. Medeniyet Med J. 2002; 17(2): 112-113
Corresponding Author: Fikret Aksoy, Türkiye