Color Doppler ultrasonography in pediatric intussusception.

  title={Color Doppler ultrasonography in pediatric intussusception.},
  author={Roberto Lagalla and G. Caruso and Vincenzo Novara and Lorenzo Egildo Derchi and Adelfio Elio Cardinale},
  journal={Journal of ultrasound in medicine : official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine},
  volume={13 3},
CDU was used in 11 children with intussusception. Demonstration of vascular images within the "pseudokidney" mass was possible in none of 11 cases. Of them, eight could be treated by hydrostatic reduction. In the remaining case, marked edema of the bowel wall did not allow reduction, and surgery had to be performed: no necrosis was observed in the surgical… CONTINUE READING