• John M. Hutson
  • Spencer W. Beasley


This chapter describes intussusception and how to assess a baby presenting with colic.


Bowel Obstruction Late Sign Ileocolic Intussusception Inexperienced Examiner Idiopathic Intussusception 
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Further Reading

  1. Beasley SW, Hutson JM, Auldist AW (1996). Essential Paediatric Surgery. Arnold, London.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • John M. Hutson
    • 1
  • Spencer W. Beasley
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of UrologyRoyal Children’s HospitalMelbourneAustralia
  2. 2.Paediatric Surgery Department OtagoUniversity Christchurch HospitalChristchurchNew Zealand

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