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Pedunculated Extraluminal Leiomyoma of Ascending colon - A rare case report

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

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Page : 44-46

Keywords : Leiomyoma-smooth muscle tumour-ascending colon-immunohistochemistry;

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Colonic Leiomyoma is a rare condition. Smooth muscle tumours arising from the colon constitute only 3 Percentage of gastrointestinal leiomyomas and about 1 percentage of all Gastro intestinal neoplasms. Extraluminal Leiomyoma is an extremely rare condition. We report a patient with a 10 x 9 cm Extraluminal Leiomyoma of the Ascending colon that was successfully operated

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