Neonatal Intestinal Obstruction Due to Intussusception: A Case Report and Review of Literature Neonatal Intussusception

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Sadik H. Kadhem F.I.C.M.S.
Omer Salman C.A.B.P.

Keywords

neonatal, intussusception

Abstract

Intussusception is a very rare cause of neonatal intestinal obstruction particularly in preterm neonates T his rarity may lead to a significant delay in diagnosis. We present a case report of ileo ileal intussusception occurring in a preterm neonate. Intussusception should be suspected in any neonate suffering from intestinal obstruction performing an abdominal ultrasound may confirm the
diagnosis.

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