Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
Journal of Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons
                                                   Official journal of the Indian Association of Pediatric Surgeons                           
Year : 2014  |  Volume : 19  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 233--235

A rare case of kaposiform hemangioendothelioma presenting as intussusception in a 4-month-old child without Kasabach-Merrit syndrome: A case report


Jujju Jacob Kurian, Ravi Kishore, Tarun Jacob John, Harshad Parmer 
 Department of Paediatric Surgery, Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India

Correspondence Address:
Jujju Jacob Kurian
Department of Paediatric Surgery, Christian Medical College, Vellore 632 004, Tamil Nadu
India

We report the identification of Kaposiform hemangioendothelioma of the cecum presenting as colocolic intussusception in a 4-month-old boy without Kasabach-Merrit syndrome. To our knowledge this is the first reported case in the literature of such a presentation.


How to cite this article:
Kurian JJ, Kishore R, John TJ, Parmer H. A rare case of kaposiform hemangioendothelioma presenting as intussusception in a 4-month-old child without Kasabach-Merrit syndrome: A case report .J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg 2014;19:233-235


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Kurian JJ, Kishore R, John TJ, Parmer H. A rare case of kaposiform hemangioendothelioma presenting as intussusception in a 4-month-old child without Kasabach-Merrit syndrome: A case report . J Indian Assoc Pediatr Surg [serial online] 2014 [cited 2020 Feb 22 ];19:233-235
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