Indian Journal of Gastroenterology

, Volume 37, Issue 5, pp 475–476 | Cite as

Colon intussusceptions caused by a low-grade appendiceal mucinous neoplasm

  • Dai Nakamatsu
  • Tsutomu NishidaEmail author
  • Masashi Yamamoto
  • Tokuhiro Matsubara
  • Shiro Hayashi


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Conflicts of interest

DN, TN, MY, TM, and SH declare that they have no conflict of interest.


The authors are solely responsible for the data and the content of the paper. In no way, the Honorary Editor-in-Chief, Editorial Board Members, or the printer/publishers are responsible for the results/findings and content of this article.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of GastroenterologyToyonaka Municipal HospitalOsakaJapan

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