Tube cecostomy as a cause of cecal pseudotumor.


Journal Article

A 60-year-old male presented with findings on radiographic and physical examination which were compatible with colonic obstruction. A tube cecostomy was performed. Colonoscopy seven months later revealed a pseudotumor composed of granulation tissue in the cecum at the site of the previous cecostomy.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Berg, CL; Farraye, FR; Carr-Locke, DL

Published Date

  • July 1991

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 23 / 4

Start / End Page

  • 229 - 230

PubMed ID

  • 1915141

Pubmed Central ID

  • 1915141

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0013-726X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1055/s-2007-1010664


  • eng

Conference Location

  • Germany