Leiomyosarcoma of the colon: a second malignant neoplasm after treatment for a Wilms' tumor

Johnson, Melissa A.; Gibbs, David H.; Gouldman, John; Hanly, Mark; Gadacz, Thomas R.
January 1999
American Surgeon;Jan1999, Vol. 65 Issue 1, p6
Academic Journal
Reports a case on leiomyosarcoma of the colon as an intussusception 30 years after an abdominal irradiation treatment for a Wilms' tumor in Georgia. Pain as the most common symptom of leiomyosarcoma; Association between second malignancies and abdominal irradiation; Incidence of second malignant neoplasms after primary treatment of childhood cancers.


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