Patient was prepared for a laparotomy had a right ileostomy, confirmed carcinoma of the right colon passed on the 6 post operative day.
Colorectal carcinoma is one the leading causes of morbidity and mortality. It is the third commonest after lung, chest , and renal tumors in the elderly. The case presentation the age was slightly lower compared to what is known.The sex it is commoner in the males than females.
Clinical presentation: Right sided tumors usually present with non obstructive symptoms, as in this case.The left sided tumors present with obstruction. Anemia is common as in this case.
Imaging: On DBCE colorectal carcinomas may manifest as palquelike, polypoid, semi annular , annular or carpet lesions. Some times lesions may be missed. This case Dbce Showed an annular lesion involving the right colon.
Sonography showed a right paracolic gutter mass, the rest of the organs were normal.
Conclusion: DBCE still has a role in the diagnosis of colorectal carcinoma, were colonoscopy cannot be done.