INTUSSUSCEPTION, CAUSES, SIGN AND SYMPTOM , DIAGNOSIS , TREATMENT ~ Medical diseases and trems ,symptoms causes TREATMENT

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INTUSSUSCEPTION, CAUSES, SIGN AND SYMPTOM , DIAGNOSIS , TREATMENT

                  

 

                        INTUSSUSCEPTION

      Telescoping of one prat of intestine into another part of intestine is called intussusception. 

         * It is acquired condition.

         * The causes of this disease is unknown .

         * The most common effected location is ileocecal junction .

         * Obstruction in the intestine occur due to the telescoping .

SIGN AND SYMPTOM

    ➤  Severe colic abdominal pain . { During pain the child flex his legs over the abdomen and appear like fetal position }.

     ➤  Abdominal distention .

     ➤ Bilious vomiting .

     ➤ Currant jelly like stool - stool appear red and it contain the blood and mucus .

     ➤  Sausage shaped mass palpated .

DIAGNOSIS

             ➤    USG

            ➤     CT - SCAN. 


       ➤ If treatment is not provided then two situation can be possible .

1. Self resolving condition-

                                  The pain is relived and the patient passage normally formed brown colour stool.

2. Intestine rupture -

                                  In this condition the pain is suddenly relived and then after some time more severe pain occur due to generalise peritonitis .

        * shock will occur due to internal bleeding .

 TREATMENT

    1. Hydrostatic reduction 

                                An intestinal tube is inserted up to the level of obstruction . Then forcefully water is applied through the tube so condition can be resolve by the force of water .

  2. SURGERY 

                       If hydrostatic reduction is not effective then surgery should be perform , in this surgery the telescope part is reduced by open surgery .



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