Intussuscepted

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Intussuscepted Received into some other thing or part, as a sword into a sheath; invaginated.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • intussuscepted Taken up into itself or into something else; invaginated; introverted: specifically applied to a part of a bowel which suffers intussusception.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
See Intussusception

Usage

In literature:

It is not a growth by accretion, as in crystallization, but by intussusception, as in life.
"The Breath of Life" by John Burroughs
In intussusception, the inturned bowel is in the direction of the anus.
"Special Report on Diseases of the Horse" by United States Department of Agriculture
ENTERITIS (OBSTRUCTION RESULTING FROM INVAGINATION, OR INTUSSUSCEPTION, TWISTING, AND KNOTTING OF THE BOWELS).
"Special Report on Diseases of Cattle" by U.S. Department of Agriculture
A simple aperient of linseed oil may be given in cases of stricture or intussusception of the bowels.
"The American Reformed Cattle Doctor" by George Dadd
The cause of intussusception is said to be violent peristaltic action, however produced.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 6" by Various
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In news:

No Increased Intussusception Risk Seen With Rotavirus Vaccination, But Acellular Pertussis-containing Vaccine Linked to Limited Febrile Seizure Risk.
3 and the other on linking of intussusception occurrence to vaccination status of individual patients.
Studies have reported a temporal association between a first dose of rotavirus vaccine (Rotashield) and infant intussusception .
Large Study Shows No Link Between Vaccine and Intussusception.
Small bowel intussusception associated with celiac sprue .
Shortly after the Rotashield vaccine was introduced, doctors noticed an increase in cases of a serious intestinal problem called intussusception, when the intestine doubles back into itself.
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