TITLE

Large cavernous hemangioma in the cecum treated by laparoscopic ileocecal resection

AUTHOR(S)
Jung Wook Huh; Sang Hyuk Cho; Jae Hyuk Lee; Hyeong Rok Kim; Fireman, Zvi; Sheikh, Rafiq A.
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
World Journal of Gastroenterology;7/14/2009, Vol. 15 Issue 26, p3319
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Case Study
ABSTRACT
A cavernous hemangioma of the cecum is a rare vascular malformation but is clinically important because of the possibility of massive bleeding. We report a case of a large cavernous hemangioma with pericolic infiltration in the cecum which was removed successfully using minimally invasive surgery.
ACCESSION #
43702032

 

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