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Chronic intussusception.
  1. A C Page,
  2. J F Price,
  3. J R Salisbury,
  4. E R Howard,
  5. J Karani
  1. Department of Radiology, King's College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London.


    Chronic intussusception is a rare but completely correctable cause of failure to thrive in infants and children. The presenting features differ from acute intussusception. We present the case of a 16 month old boy presenting with a three week history of anorexia, diarrhoea, and weight loss with subsequent delayed diagnosis.

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