Radiol Case Rep 2019 Aug 24;14(8):906-910. Epub 2019 May 24.
Launceston General Hospital, 274 Charles Street, Launceston, Tasmania 7250, Australia.
Intussusception, a process whereby a segment of the intestine telescopes into the adjoining intestinal lumen, is a rare source of pain in adults that present with nonspecific abdominal pain. Imaging is the mainstay for diagnosis, which requires prompt and accurate interpretation to prevent complications. The following report details the misdiagnosis of intussusception in a 54-year-old male, whom presented to the emergency department with a 4-day history of nonrelenting abdominal pain, nausea, vomiting, and constipation. Read More