Adenocarcinoma of sigmoid colon

Case contributed by Dr Ayush Goel


Severe pain in left iliac fossa and bleeding during micturition.

Patient Data

Age: 25 years
Gender: Female

Note: This case has been tagged as "legacy" as it no longer meets image preparation and/or other case publication guidelines.

A palliative colostomy (not shown here) was performed. Post operative CT scan images show growth involving the sigmoid colon with infiltration into the urinary bladder.


Ultrasound shows an intravesical mass with abnormal flow seen on color Doppler.

Case Discussion

Biopsy proven case of stage IV adenocarcinoma of sigmoid colon. The patient was treated with palliative chemotherapy.

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Case information

rID: 23953
Published: 20th Jul 2013
Last edited: 20th Apr 2021
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included