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Cancer-like foreign-body in rectum wall: A case report.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  21160833     Owner:  NLM     Status:  PubMed-not-MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Foreign bodies in the rectum wall, whose most common causes are aberrant sexual activity and intake of small fishbone fragments by mistake, usually have a clear history, presenting an acute upset. However, chronic presence of a foreign-body can result in inflammatory reaction and stromal proliferation, and can even accelerate the occurrence and deterioration of tumors through different mechanisms, such as reactive oxygen species. Foreign bodies in the rectum wall may induce complications and lead to misdiagnosis. Colonoscopy and biopsy pathology are one of the most trusted techniques for diagnosis.
Authors:
Nian-Song Kang; Dan-Ping Qin
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  World journal of gastrointestinal surgery     Volume:  2     ISSN:  1948-9366     ISO Abbreviation:  World J Gastrointest Surg     Publication Date:  2010 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2010-12-16     Completed Date:  2011-07-14     Revised Date:  2013-05-29    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101532473     Medline TA:  World J Gastrointest Surg     Country:  China    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  32-4     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Nian-Song Kang, Zhejiang Chinese Medical University, Hangzhou 310053, Zhejiang Province, China.
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