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Write-up: Intussusception requiring surgical reduction 6/25/07 Received hospital outpatient clinic med recs which reveal patient seen at another hospital. Letter faxed to correct hospital to request med recs. Patient seen in ER on 5/11 for persistent vomiting, dehydration & heme + stool. US revealed +IS. Air enema reduction was not successful & taken to OR. D/C to home on 5/12/07. Developed candida diaper rash s/p surgery. 7/3/07 Received hospital medical records which reveal patient experienced vomiting & constipation & recent URI. Admitted 5/10-5/12/07. Surg consult done s/p unsuccessful enema reduction. Taken to OR for +IS which spontaneously reduced, appendectomy done. Did well post operatively & d/c to home FINAL DX: Intussusception.
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