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Giant adenocarcinoma of unknown origin penetrating from the pelvic cavity to subcutaneous tissue: A case report and review of the literature.
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PMID:  22807969     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
In this study, we present a case of a 43-year-old female patient who was admitted to our hospital due to a giant mass on the left buttock. Imaging tests revealed that the mass was a solid-cystic tumor with a large size of 143×430×180 mm, penetrating from the pelvic cavity to the subcutaneous tissue. Pathology tests indicated a metastatic mucinous adenocarcinoma which was most likely of gastrointestinal origin. However, there was no evidence to confirm the existence of malignant changes in the gastrointestinal tract.
Authors:
Ya-Fei Zhang; Zhi-Guo Rao; Jian-Fei Gao; Ping-Guang Xia; Dian-Chun Fang; Bi-Cheng Zhang
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2012-5-4
Journal Detail:
Title:  Oncology letters     Volume:  4     ISSN:  1792-1082     ISO Abbreviation:  -     Publication Date:  2012 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-7-18     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101531236     Medline TA:  Oncol Lett     Country:  -    
Other Details:
Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  94-96     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Department of Oncology, Wuhan General Hospital of Guangzhou Command, People's Liberation Army, Wuhan 430070.
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