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What are symptoms of shock in children who have intussusception?

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If left untreated, your child may go into shock. Symptoms include:

  • Anxiousness
  • Abnormal pulse, either very slow or quick
  • Abnormal breathing, either very shallow or rapid
  • Cool, clammy, pale or gray skin
  • Extreme lack of energy
  • Loss of consciousness

From: What Is Intussusception? WebMD Medical Reference

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Mayo Clinic: "Intussusception."

KidsHealth from Nemours: "Intussusception."

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia: "Intussusception."

Reviewed by Dan Brennan on February 02, 2019

SOURCES:

Mayo Clinic: "Intussusception."

KidsHealth from Nemours: "Intussusception."

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia: "Intussusception."

Reviewed by Dan Brennan on February 02, 2019

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