Laparoscopic management of intussusception caused by colonic lipomata: A case report and review of the literature

D. J. Hackam, F. Saibil, S. Wilson, D. Litwin

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We describe the case of a 57-year-old woman who presented with colocolic intussusception due to a lipoma. The lesion was removed by laparoscopic right hemicolectomy. Benign colorectal pathology, such as colonic lipoma, is ideally suited for laparoscopic treatment.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)155-159
Number of pages5
JournalSurgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy and Percutaneous Techniques
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 1 1996



  • Colocolic intussusception
  • Colonic lipoma
  • Hemicolectomy
  • Lipoma

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery

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