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Intussusception: Introduction

Intussusception: intussusception is the sliding of one part of the intestine into another. See detailed information below for a list of 15 causes of Intussusception, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Intussusception:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Intussusception. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Common Causes of Intussusception

Intussusception: Symptom Checker

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Intussusception Treatments

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Stories from Users for Intussusception

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Intussusception: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Intussusception may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Intussusception

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Intussusception: Deaths

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Definitions of Intussusception:

The folding in of an outer layer so as to form a pocket in the surface; "the invagination of the blastula"
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Detailed list of causes of Intussusception

The list below shows some of the causes of Intussusception mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Intussusception?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Intussusception. Of the 15 causes of Intussusception that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 1 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 13 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Intussusception:

The following list of conditions have 'Intussusception' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Intussusception:

The following list of medical conditions have Intussusception or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.



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Causes of Intussusception Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Intussusception based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of Intussusception:

    Medical Conditions associated with Intussusception:

    Intestinal symptoms (5299 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Digestive system symptoms (5299 causes)

    Symptoms related to Intussusception:

    Abdominal pain (2568 causes), Crying (64 causes), Drawing up of legs, Red currants jelly stools, Signe de dance, Sausage shaped mass

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