Ileoileal intussusception caused by a Ewing sarcoma tumour. An unusual case report.

@article{Boehm2003IleoilealIC,
  title={Ileoileal intussusception caused by a Ewing sarcoma tumour. An unusual case report.},
  author={Roland A Boehm and Holger Till and Joshua Landes and Irene Schmid and Ingolf Joppich},
  journal={European journal of pediatric surgery : official journal of Austrian Association of Pediatric Surgery ... [et al] = Zeitschrift fur Kinderchirurgie},
  year={2003},
  volume={13 4},
  pages={272-5}
}
Intussusception typically occurs in childhood, presenting with a well-known medical history and clinical symptoms. Pathologically, a "leading point" may be attributed to lymphadenomatosis, polyps, or a tumour. In older patients and adolescents, the diagnosis can be complicated due to the lower incidence and variable subacute symptoms. We report on an 18-year-old patient with increasing abdominal discomfort over several weeks. External diagnostics showed no pathological signs or were… CONTINUE READING