Heterotopic Pancreas as a Leading Point for Small-Bowel Intussusception in a Pregnant Woman

Gurbulak B. , Kabul E., Dural C., Citlak G. , Yanar H., GÜLLÜOĞLU M. , ...More

JOURNAL OF THE PANCREAS, vol.8, no.5, pp.584-587, 2007 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 8 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Title of Journal : JOURNAL OF THE PANCREAS
  • Page Numbers: pp.584-587


Context Adult intussusception occurs infrequently and differs from childhood intussusception in its presentation, etiology and treatment. Diagnosis can be delayed because of its longstanding, intermittent, and non-specific symptoms, and most cases are diagnosed at emergency laparotomy.