"Intussusception" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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A form of intestinal obstruction caused by the PROLAPSE of a part of the intestine into the adjoining intestinal lumen. There are four types: colic, involving segments of the LARGE INTESTINE; enteric, involving only the SMALL INTESTINE; ileocecal, in which the ILEOCECAL VALVE prolapses into the CECUM, drawing the ILEUM along with it; and ileocolic, in which the ileum prolapses through the ileocecal valve into the COLON.
- Invagination, Intestinal
- Intestinal Invagination
- Intestinal Invaginations
- Invaginations, Intestinal
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Intussusception" by people in Profiles.
Orthopoulos G, Grant HM, Sharma P, Thompson E, Romanelli JR. S054: incidence and management of jejunojejunal intussusception after Roux-en-Y gastric bypass: a large case series. Surg Endosc. 2020 05; 34(5):2204-2210.
Golriz F, Cassady CI, Bales B, Herrejon C, Hicks MJ, Zhang W, Orth RC, Guillerman RP. Comparative safety and efficacy of balloon use in air enema reduction for pediatric intussusception. Pediatr Radiol. 2018 09; 48(10):1423-1431.
Zella GC, Gee MS, Badizadegan K. Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 25-2012. A 15-year-old boy with abdominal pain, hematochezia, and anemia. N Engl J Med. 2012 Aug 16; 367(7):659-67.
Cogley JR, O'Connor SC, Houshyar R, Al Dulaimy K. Emergent pediatric US: what every radiologist should know. Radiographics. 2012 May-Jun; 32(3):651-65.
Fishman DS, Chumpitazi BP, Ngo PD, Kim HB, Lightdale JR. Small bowel intussusception in celiac disease: revisiting a classic association. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2010 Mar; 50(3):237.
Tresoldi S, Kim YH, Blake MA, Harisinghani MG, Hahn PF, Baker SP, Mueller PR, Kandarpa K. Adult intestinal intussusception: can abdominal MDCT distinguish an intussusception caused by a lead point? Abdom Imaging. 2008 Sep-Oct; 33(5):582-8.
Omotosho PA, Varnholt H, Tirabassi MV, Prasad R, Moriarty KP. Giant polypoid gastric heterotopia of the jejunum presenting with intermittent intussusception. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2007 Apr; 17(2):249-51.
Kim YH, Blake MA, Harisinghani MG, Archer-Arroyo K, Hahn PF, Pitman MB, Mueller PR. Adult intestinal intussusception: CT appearances and identification of a causative lead point. Radiographics. 2006 May-Jun; 26(3):733-44.
Henry MC, Breuer CK, Tashjian DB, Moss RL, McKee M, Touloukian R, Goodman TR, Miller C, Bokhari J. The appendix sign: a radiographic marker for irreducible intussusception. J Pediatr Surg. 2006 Mar; 41(3):487-9.
Kaufman DJ, Bradway M, Ravichandran PP, Bedford A. Sigmoidorectal intussusception. Gastrointest Endosc. 2004 Jan; 59(1):79-80.