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Rectal Carcinoma

A fit 55 yr old man was referred from a gastroenterologist after colonoscopic resection of a large partly pedunculated rectal villous adenoma. Histology shows a well differentiated adenocarcinoma in the polyp, extending to within 2mm of the

Young women with breast cancer

3 years ago I saw a 29 year old with a 2 cm. mass in her left breast. This subsequently was found to be a medullary carcinoma. She was treated with a lumpectomy and axillary dissection. 26

Recurrent malignant pheocromocitoma

I would like to ask you a suggestion on the most appropriate treatment for a young man with a recurrent malignant paraganglioma. Clinical summary: 29 years old man with negative past medical history.

Mesenteric ischemia with aortic aneurysms

We have a patient, 63 F. presenting with lower abdominal pain (R > L), anorexia of sudden onset two weeks ago. WBC 21,000. She is a hypertensive smoker, has emphysema and some renal insufficiency (creatinine 2- 2.5).

Pancreatic pseudocyst

Pancreatic pseudocyst

Gemcitabine for pancreatic ca

Gemcitabine for pancreatic ca

Whipple reoperation

Whipple reoperation

SURGICAL APPROACH TO RETROPERITONEUM AFTER WHIPPLE

SURGICAL APPROACH TO RETROPERITONEUM AFTER WHIPPLE