TITLE

62-Year-Old Man With Weight Loss and Abdominal Pain

AUTHOR(S)
Lassi, Nisha K.; Anavekar, Nandan S.; Loftus, Conor G.
PUB. DATE
August 2007
SOURCE
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Aug2007, Vol. 82 Issue 8, p993
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the case of a 62-year-old man who was admitted at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota for weight loss and abdominal distention. He had undergone an abdominoperineal resection and chemoradiation for rectal cancer two years before presentation. The patient admitted that he had ended up colostomy and he constantly changed his colostomy appliance over 6 times a day instead of one to two times because of increased output from the stoma.
ACCESSION #
26370290

 

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