Adult, Small intestine, Transient, Intussusception"/> A Case of Transient Small Intestinal Intussusceptions in an Adult
Korean J Gastrointest Endosc > Volume 42(5); 2011 > Article
Korean Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2011;42(5): 315-319.
성인에서 나타난 일과성 소장 장중첩증 1예
조영걸ㆍ이태희ㆍ권순효ㆍ천강일ㆍ김현건ㆍ김완중ㆍ김진오ㆍ이준성
순천향대학교 의과대학 내과학교실, 소화기연구소
A Case of Transient Small Intestinal Intussusceptions in an Adult
Yeong Geol Jo, M.D., Tae Hee Lee, M.D., Soon Hyo Kwon, M.D., Gang Il Cheon, M.D., Hyun Gun Kim, M.D., Wan Jung Kim, M.D., Jin Oh Kim, M.D. and Joon Seong Lee, M.D.
Department of Internal Medicine, Institute for Digestive Research, Digestive Disease Center, Soonchunhyang University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
Abstract
Intussusception occurs when a segment of the bowel invaginates into the lumen of an adjacent distal segment. Intussusception in adults is a rare disease, accounting for only 5% of all cases. Asymptomatic small bowel intussusception in adults without a lead point is usually transient. When the length of the intussusception is less than 3.5 cm, it can be managed conservatively. This case was an asymptomatic small bowel intussusception without a lead point, which was discovered incidentally during an abdominal computed tomography scan. Spontaneous reduction in the intussusception was observed without any complications while maintaining conservative treatment only. (Korean J Gastrointest Endosc 2011; 42:315-319)
Key Words: Adult, Small intestine, Transient, Intussusception
주요어: 성인, 작은 창자, 일과성, 장중첩증
TOOLS
PDF Links  PDF Links
Full text via DOI  Full text via DOI
Download Citation  Download Citation
CrossRef TDM  CrossRef TDM
  E-Mail
Share:      
METRICS
1,316
View
4
Download
Related articles
Polypoid Arteriovenous Malformation Presenting with Jejunojejunal Intussusceptions in an Adult  2014 November;47(6)
A Case of Parasite Invasion of the Intestinal Tract: A Missed Diagnosis in Irritable Bowel Syndrome  2013 November;46(6)
A Case of Churg-Strauss Syndrome Manifesting as Colonic Aphthous Ulcers with Granuloma  2011 July;43(1)
A Case of Retrograde Jejunogastric Intussusception Following Subtotal Gastrectomy  2011 February;42(2)
A Case of Colonic Intussusception Occurring after Colonoscopic Polypectomy  2010 September;41(3)
Editorial Office
Korean Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
#817, 156 Yanghwa-ro(LG Palace, Donggyo-dong), Mapo-gu, Seoul, 04050, Korea
TEL: +82-2-335-1552   FAX: +82-2-335-2690    E-mail: ce@kams.or.kr
Copyright © Korean Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.                 Developed in M2PI
Close layer