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Intussusception in haemophilia: a case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  918806     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A case of intussusception in a haemophilic boy is described. The presumed cause was an intramural haematoma, which resulted in an ileocolic intussuception. This appears to be the first reported case which has been reduced by barium enema. It is suggested that this method, together with factor VIII replacement therapy as soon as possible after the development of symptoms, is the treatment of choice.
Authors:
R R Fripp; C D Karabus
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  South African medical journal = Suid-Afrikaanse tydskrif vir geneeskunde     Volume:  52     ISSN:  0256-9574     ISO Abbreviation:  S. Afr. Med. J.     Publication Date:  1977 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1977-12-29     Completed Date:  1977-12-29     Revised Date:  2014-09-12    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0404520     Medline TA:  S Afr Med J     Country:  SOUTH AFRICA    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  617-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Colonic Diseases / etiology*
Hemophilia A / complications*
Humans
Ileum*
Intussusception / etiology*
Male

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