Abscess and cecum carcinoma in inguinal hernia: case report

Benfatto, Giuseppe P. and Catania, Gaetano and Tenaglia, Luigi and Lo Menzo, Emanuele and Centoze, D. and Jiryis, A. and Mugavero, Francesco and Giovinetto, Antonino (2006) Abscess and cecum carcinoma in inguinal hernia: case report. Il giornale di chirurgia, 27 (6-7). pp. 262-264. ISSN 1971-145x

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Cecal adenocarcinoma within an inguinal hernial sac is an uncommon clinical condition. A primary adenocarcinoma of the cecum in a right sided inguinal hernia is presented and discussed. This case represents one of the unexpected findings in a hernia sac and also very rare septic evolution. This particular condition is a main dignostic and therapeutic challenge.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Adenocarcinoma of the cecum, Hernia sac, Abdominal wall abscess; Adenocarcinoma del cieco, Sacco erniario, Ascesso della parete addominale
Subjects: 600 Tecnologia - Scienze applicate > 610 Medicina e salute (Classificare qui la tecnologia dei servizi medici) > 617 Rami vari della medicina; Chirurgia
Depositing User: Chiara D'Arpa
Date Deposited: 11 Jul 2013 15:14
Last Modified: 11 Jul 2013 15:14
URI: http://eprints.bice.rm.cnr.it/id/eprint/5414

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