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An Unusual Presentation of Colon Cancer mimicking a synchronous lesion

Journal: University Journal of Surgery and Surgical Specialities (Vol.4, No. 1)

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Page : 17-18

Keywords : colonic ca caecal infiltrating sigmoid adenocarcinoma mimicking synchronous;

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Colon cancer is the third leading cause of cancer deaths in the world. Vast majority of it are adenocarcinomas. The incidence of synchronous colon cancer is around 5-10. The following case is an unusual presentation of caecal carcinoma infiltrating into the sigmoid mimicking a synchronous colon cancer on colonoscopy

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