Case Report

A Patient With the Leiomyoma of the Cecum: A Case Report

Abstract

Stromal or mesenchymal neoplasms affecting the gastrointestinal tract are relatively rare lesions. A far less common group of Gastrointestinal (GI) mesenchymal tumors is leiomyoma. Surgery is the mainstay treatment for leiomyoma. Complete endoscopic resection of the tumor could be challenging due to its submucosal origin. In this study, we reported a case of a 48-year-old woman with leiomyoma of the cecum, i.e. treated by endoscopic resection.

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IssueVol 5 No 2 (2020): Spring QRcode
SectionCase Report(s)
Published2020-08-29
DOI https://doi.org/10.18502/crcp.v5i2.3837
Keywords
Leiomyoma Cecum Endoscopic resection

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Aletaha N, Ghalamkari M, Sotoudeh M, Alborzi F, Ebrahimi Daryani N. A Patient With the Leiomyoma of the Cecum: A Case Report. CRCP. 2020;5(2):35-38.