Pediatric Lymphoma Complicated by Intussusception

Islam Khuseynovich Shidakov
2020 Vestnik of Experimental and Clinical Surgery  
Intestinal intussusception is rare in children over the age of 6 years and, in most cases, is due to the presence of anatomical reasons. Tumors of the gastrointestinal tract are one of the etiological factors in the development of ileus in older children. The paper presents the case of a 7-year-old child who was admitted to the clinic with the abdominal pain syndrome that resolved on its own. With a repeated pain attack, intestinal intussusception was diagnosed, the patient was urgently
more » ... . Laparoscopic complete reduction of intussusception failed, which required conversion of the access. After straightening the intussusception of the small intestine, there was detected a tumor of the ileum, which practically blocked the intestinal lumen. The segment of the intestine with the tumor was resected with an end-to-end anastomosis. In the postoperative period, the patient was diagnosed with intestinal lymphoma based on the test studies of the operating material. After stabilizing the condition, the child was transferred to an oncological center.
doi:10.18499/2070-478x-2020-13-4-344-347 fatcat:zow675nkazcvvcictcvxa67xca