Management of recurrent intussusception: nonoperative or operative reduction?

  title={Management of recurrent intussusception: nonoperative or operative reduction?},
  author={Rangsan Niramis and Sukawat Watanatittan and Anchalee Kruatrachue and Maitree Anuntkosol and Veera Buranakitjaroen and Tongkao Rattanasuwan and Lawan Wongtapradit and Achariya Tongsin},
  journal={Journal of pediatric surgery},
  volume={45 11},
PURPOSE The aim of this study was to determine how to manage children with recurrence of intussusception. METHODS Medical records of patients treated for intussusception from 1976 to 2008 at the Queen Sirikit National Institute of Child Health were reviewed. Information on patients who developed recurrent intussusception was extracted to study patterns of recurrent attack and suitable management procedures. The statistical differences were analyzed by the χ² and the Student t test, with a P… CONTINUE READING
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