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Adenocarcinoma within a rectal duplication cyst: case report and literature review.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  10364957     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Intestinal duplications are uncommon but recognised developmental anomalies. Duplications of the rectum are the most uncommon of these anomalies. They may present with perianal fistulae, bleeding, a pelvic mass or symptoms produced by a mass, or, rarely, malignant change. We present a case of an adenocarcinoma within a rectal duplication cyst which was initially thought to be inoperable but was treated by radical surgery.
D Michael; C R Cohen; J M Northover
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons of England     Volume:  81     ISSN:  0035-8843     ISO Abbreviation:  Ann R Coll Surg Engl     Publication Date:  1999 May 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1999-06-23     Completed Date:  1999-06-23     Revised Date:  2009-11-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7506860     Medline TA:  Ann R Coll Surg Engl     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  205-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
St Mark's Hospital, Harrow, Middlesex, UK.
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MeSH Terms
Adenocarcinoma / complications*,  pathology,  radiography
Cysts / complications*,  pathology,  radiography
Rectal Diseases / complications,  pathology,  radiography
Rectal Neoplasms / complications*,  pathology,  radiography
Rectum / abnormalities*,  radiography
Tomography, X-Ray Computed
Comment In:
Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 1999 Nov;81(6):436   [PMID:  10655903 ]
Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2000 Mar;82(2):146   [PMID:  10743441 ]

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