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CASE REPORT
Year : 2021  |  Volume : 4  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 76-78

A rare case of appendicular intussusception in an adult due to adenocarcinoma of appendix


Department of Pathology, Andaman and Nicobar Islands Institute of Medical Sciences, Port Blair, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, India

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Chitrawati Bal Gargade
Department of Pathology, Andaman and Nicobar Islands Institute of Medical Sciences, Port Blair - 744 101, Andaman and Nicobar Islands
India
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DOI: 10.4103/ijcs.ijcs_42_20

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Intussusception is primarily a pediatric disorder and is infrequent in adults. Intussusception of the appendix is a rare disorder with much surgical curiosity. Here we present a rare case of adenocarcinoma of appendix that presented as appendiculocaecal Intussusception. This case is presented to address the importance of understanding clinical presentation, radiological findings, treatment modalities and histopathological examination in evaluating a case of appendicular intussusception in adult.


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