Skip to main content

Table 2 Distribution of clinical features

From: Presentation, aetiology and treatment of adult intussusception in a tertiary Sub-Saharan Hospital: a 10-year retrospective study

Clinical feature Number (%) CI (%)
Pain 37 (100) 88.8 – 100
Nausea 35 (94.6) 81.4 – 99.4
Vomiting 28 (75.7) 59.7 – 86.8
Constipation 18 (48.7) 33.5 – 64.1
Distension 24 (64.9) 48.7 – 78.2
Haematochezia 21 (56.8) 40.9 – 71.3
Diarrhoea 8 (21.6) 11.1 – 37.4
Abdominal mass 22 (59.5) 43.5 – 73.7
Anal protrusion 2 (5.4) 0.6 – 18.6
  1. Shows the frequencies of symptoms and signs manifested by patients in the study.