Volume 15, Issue 2 (Summer 2007)                   JSSU 2007, 15(2): 100-103 | Back to browse issues page

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Colonic lipoma is a benign neoplasm that can lead to colonic obstruction but concomitant intussusception is rare in adults. In this case, colocolic intussusception due to a lipoma in the descending colon had occurred. By laparatomy, we diagnosed the problem , but reduction was impossible . So resection of the colon with mass was done and anastomosed. After surgery and 3 years follow up the patient was without any complications. We present this case, and briefly review literature of colonic intussusception in adults.
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Type of Study: Original article | Subject: General
Received: 2010/01/25