Radiological evidence of bowel obstruction in intussusception

  title={Radiological evidence of bowel obstruction in intussusception},
  author={Spencer Wynyard Beasley and John F. de Campo},
  journal={Pediatric Surgery International},
Several criteria have been proposed to identify patients likely to be at risk from barium reduction of intussusception, those with a high probability of having a pathological lead point, and those in whom an enema is unlikely to be successful. Signs of peritonitis and septicaemia are regarded as absolute contraindications to attempted barium reduction of… CONTINUE READING