Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 20, Issue 4, pp 282–282 | Cite as

Gastro-oesophageal intussusception after Nissen-fundoplication

  • P. J. M. Post
  • S. G. F. Robben
  • M. Meradji
Case Note

Abstract

A case of gastro-oesophageal intussusception was reported in 1840 by Von Rokitanski [1]: this is rare, with only two other cases having been reported [2, 3]. In our patient the gastro-oesophageal intussusception followed Nissen fundoplication.

Keywords

Public Health Intussusception 

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Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. J. M. Post
    • 1
  • S. G. F. Robben
    • 1
  • M. Meradji
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Pediatric Radiology, Sophia Children's HospitalErasmus University RotterdamRotterdamThe Netherlands

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