CATEGORY: 60 Second Workshop

60SEC072 Intussusception: An Overview

Course Access: Lifetime
Course Overview
This concise workshop, “Intussusception: An Overview,” provides an essential guide to intussusception, a condition where a part of the intestine telescopes into itself, leading to bowel obstruction. It covers the typical presentation in young children, key symptoms including sudden abdominal pain, vomiting, and the passage of “currant jelly” stools, diagnostic approaches, and treatment options, primarily focusing on non-surgical reduction techniques. Participants will gain a comprehensive understanding of this acute pediatric emergency, emphasizing the importance of timely diagnosis and intervention.

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