Frederick M. Karrer

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OVERVIEW: What every practitioner needs to know Are you sure your patient has intussusception? What are the typical findings for this disease? The classic presenting triad of intussusception is crampy abdominal pain, currant jelly stools and a palpable abdominal mass. However, the diagnosis must be entertained in any child of appropriate age who presents with…

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