Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumor of the Colon with an Unusual Presentation of Intestinal Intussusception

@inproceedings{Appak2014InflammatoryMT,
  title={Inflammatory Myofibroblastic Tumor of the Colon with an Unusual Presentation of Intestinal Intussusception},
  author={Yeliz Çağan Appak and G{\"u}lseren Evirgen Şahin and Semin Ayhan and Can Taneli and Erhun Kasırga},
  booktitle={European journal of pediatric surgery reports},
  year={2014}
}
Inflammatory myfibroblastic tumor (IMT), also known as inflammatory pseudotumor is unusual, benign solid tumor. This tumor is commonly reported in the lungs but can be present in extrapulmonary sites as well. We present the case of a 7-year-old girl with IMT in an unusual location. The patient was admitted with abdominal pain, and ultrasound showed a solid mass in the abdomen. She was operated and colocolic intussusception secondary to a mass was found. Histologic evaluation of mass revealed… CONTINUE READING

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