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Colo-colonic intussusception caused by a solitary Peutz-Jeghers polyp.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  16249608     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case of acute large bowel obstruction by colo-colonic intussusception in a healthy 19-year-old man is presented. The lead point of the intussusception is a rare solitary colonic Peutz-Jeghers polyp in the descending colon of a man without the full Peutz-Jeghers syndrome. The clinical presentation, imaging findings on plain radiographs, single contrast enema and CT, and findings at colonoscopy and surgery are correlated with pathology results and a brief review of the literature.
Authors:
J L Jaremko; B Rawat
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The British journal of radiology     Volume:  78     ISSN:  0007-1285     ISO Abbreviation:  Br J Radiol     Publication Date:  2005 Nov 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2005-10-26     Completed Date:  2005-12-06     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0373125     Medline TA:  Br J Radiol     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  1047-9     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Radiology, 2nd Floor, University of Alberta Hospital, 8440 112 Street, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Colonic Diseases / etiology,  radiography*,  surgery
Colonic Polyps / radiography,  surgery
Humans
Intussusception / etiology,  radiography*,  surgery
Male
Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome / complications,  radiography*,  surgery

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