It is a medical condition in which a part if intestine fold into the part next to it.
Presentation: 1.Acute pain abdomen.
3. Abdomen fullness.
4. Bloody stools.
Age Group: Usually 6 months to 18 months.
Diagnosis: By Clinical presentation and Ultrasound.
Treatment: Medical: – Ultrasound guided Enemas.
(Only in early non complicated cases)
Surgery: – Laparoscopic reduction/ Open reduction.
Caution: – Early intervention is needed for favorable outcome.
Can be life threatening otherwise.