IOTW: Intussusception

Posted on: July 23, 2018, by :

17 mo F with 12 hours of fussiness and NBNB emesis found to have intussusception on POCUS.  This patient did have successful reduction but had a recurrence of intussusception 15 hours post reduction, while still inpatient.

 

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Carrie Ng

Pediatric Emergency Medicine Attending at Children's National Health System
Carrie was born in San Francisco, but grew up between Hong Kong and Los Angeles. Although she loves the sun, she was excited to move away from home to Philadelphia for medical school, where she explored a new city, learned to appreciate all four seasons, and met her Canadian husband. She then moved to New York City and completed her Pediatrics residency at NYU and PEM fellowship at Columbia. During this time, Carrie developed a passion for bedside ultrasound and decided to join the CNMC faculty while pursuing an Emergency Ultrasound fellowship. In her spare time, Carrie loves traveling, listening to podcasts, and playing board games.

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