Adult enteric intussusception: Additional observations on enteroclysis

@article{Gourtsoyiannis1994AdultEI,
  title={Adult enteric intussusception: Additional observations on enteroclysis},
  author={Nicholas C. Gourtsoyiannis and Olympia Papakonstantinou and Dimitrios Bays and Michalis Malamas},
  journal={Abdominal Imaging},
  year={1994},
  volume={19},
  pages={11-17}
}
Enteroclysis patterns encountered in four patients with adult intestinal intussusception of different etiology—including a leiomyoma, a Peutz-Jeghers hamartoma, a metastatic colon carcinoma, and adhesions—were analyzed and compared to surgical and pathological findings. Emphasis was given not only to radiological signs indicative of impaired circulation but also to the preoperative evaluation of the stimulating cause. A “stretched spring” pattern, corresponding to increased distance between… CONTINUE READING