Ileal lipoma: A rare cause of ileo-colic intussusception in adult

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Lipoma, Intussusceptions, Adult

Abstract

We report in this publication a case of acute intestinal intussusception on ileal lipoma in a 40-year-old patient that has been diagnosed on an emergency abdominopelvic CT scan for an occlusive syndrome. The treatment consisted of manual disinvagination with resection of the thin portion of the small bowel containing the lipoma and a mechanical anastomosis.

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2018-09-01

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Case Report

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Zerhouni A, Badri M, Belhaj A, Ibn Majdoub K, Toughrai İmane, Mazaz K. Ileal lipoma: A rare cause of ileo-colic intussusception in adult. J Surg Med [Internet]. 2018 Sep. 1 [cited 2022 Aug. 10];2(3):385-6. Available from: https://jsurgmed.com/article/view/428348