Endoscopic detection of a tiny cecal ulcer containing carcinoma in-situ.

D. K. Rex, T. A. Broadie, M. T. Hull

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Abstract

A 3-mm cecal ulcer without any adjacent polypoid structure was detected in a 66-year-old asymptomatic man undergoing screening colonoscopy. Biopsies demonstrated carcinoma in-situ. The literature on tiny colonic carcinomas and carcinoma in-situ in the absence of any polyp is reviewed in this article.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)692-694
Number of pages3
JournalIndiana medicine : the journal of the Indiana State Medical Association
Volume84
Issue number10
StatePublished - Oct 1991

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