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Giant inflammatory fibroid polyp causing invagination: case report

Author(s): İsmail Demiryılmaz | İsmayil Yılmaz | Kemal Peker | Serpil Postgil Yılmaz | Nurdan Sekban | Yavuz Albayrak

Journal: Journal of Clinical and Experimental Investigations
ISSN 1309-8578

Volume: 4;
Issue: 3;
Start page: 387;
Date: 2013;
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Keywords: Intussusception | inflammatory fibroid polyp

İnvagination is a clinical entity, which describes infoldingof proximal part of the intestine with in distal part. Only5% of the invaginations occur in adulthood. İnflammatorypolyp, is a rare disorder, which may present in anywhereof gastrointestinal tract but mostly originated from gastralantrum. We report a 42-year-old patient who developedan ileocholic invagination due to a giant polypoid masson terminal ileum. To whom we performed terminal ileumresection with right hemicholectomy and pathologic examinationshowed that the mass is inflammatory polyp. JClin Exp Invest 2013; 4 (3): 387-389Key words: Intussusception, inflammatory fibroid polyp
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