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Intussusception

This Image of the Week is brought to you by Drs. Eric Hamm and Claire Abramoff. Their patient was an elderly male who presented with vomiting and colicky abdominal pain. The ultrasound image below was obtained at the bedside.  Can you make the diagnosis?  What does this donut shaped structure represent? 

donut

Click here to view the answer and some teaching on the case. 

Happy Scanning!

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Usama Khalid, MD

Ultrasound Fellow

Department of Emergency Medicine

Emory University School of Medicine