J Korean Soc Radiol.  2021 May;82(3):708-714. 10.3348/jksr.2020.0100.

Ileocolic Intussusception Accompanied with Inflamed Appendix: 2 Case Reports

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  • 1Departments of Radiology, Kangnam Sacred Heart Hospital, Hallym University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
  • 2Departments of Pediatrics, Kangnam Sacred Heart Hospital, Hallym University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
  • 3Departments of Pathology, Kangnam Sacred Heart Hospital, Hallym University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea

Abstract

Intussusception and acute appendicitis are common emergency conditions in children. They should be promptly differentiated in pediatric patients presenting with suggestive symptoms. However, both diseases may occur simultaneously. Herein, we present two cases of intussusception of the appendix accompanied with appendicitis.

Keyword

Intussusception; Appendicitis; Ultrasonography; Tomography; X-Ray Computed
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