Adult intussusceptions caused by a lipoma in the jejunum: report of a case and review of the literature

@inproceedings{Mouaqit2012AdultIC,
  title={Adult intussusceptions caused by a lipoma in the jejunum: report of a case and review of the literature},
  author={Ouadii Mouaqit and Hafid Hasnai and Leila Chbani and Bachir Benjelloun and Hicham El bouhaddouti and Karim Ibn el Majdoub and Imane Toughrai and Said Ait Laalim and Abdelmalek Oussaden and Khalid Maazaz and Afaf Riffi Amarti and Khalid Ait Taleb},
  booktitle={World journal of emergency surgery : WJES},
  year={2012}
}
Intussusceptions in adults is rare. Gastrointestinal lipomas are rare benign tumors and intussusceptions due to a gastrointestinal lipoma constitutes an infrequent clinical entity. Lipoma may develop as a benign tumor in all organs and rarely in large or small intestine. The present report describes a case of jejunojejunal intussusceptions in an adult with a history of colicky upper abdominal pain. Ileo-ileal invagination was diagnosed by computed tomography scan. Exploratory laparotomy… CONTINUE READING
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