Actively bleeding colonic malignancy

Case contributed by Dr Chris O'Donnell

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Marked episodic rectal bleeding with low serum haemoglobin

Patient Data

Age: 70
Gender: Male

Locally advanced mass lesion in the mid transverse colon consistent with primary neoplasm showing a blush of contrast on the arterial phase with slight pooling indicating active bleeding. Note metastatic lesions in the liver.

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Case information

rID: 28258
Case created: 17th Mar 2014
Last edited: 20th Nov 2015
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