Mucinous carcinoma

Case contributed by Dr Hani Salam

Presentation

This is a young male patient presented with abdominal discomfort.

Patient Data

Gender: Male
Modality: CT

Irregular circumferential thickening of the cecum, appears to be involving the ileocecal valve, as well, with surrounding minimal stranding. Multiple enlarged regional lymph nodes. Trace of pelvic free fluid. No peritoneal or omental deposits. 

Case Discussion

Pathologically proven mucinous (colloid) carcinoma.

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Case Information

rID: 8577
Case created: 14th Feb 2010
Last edited: 28th Nov 2015
Tag: colon
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