Multiple benign colonic polypi at the site of ureterosigmoidostomy

M H Ali, M B Satti, A Al-Nafussi

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Abstract

Nine benign retention (juvenile) large bowel polyps with an unusual histologic appearance, developed in a 23-year-old man at the site of anastomosis 7 years after ureterosigmoidostomy. Benign tumor occurring as a complication of this operation are very uncommon, and no previously reported case has had more than two lesions. The literature is reviewed, with emphasis on the characteristic histological appearance of benign postureterosigmoidostomy polyps.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1006-10
Number of pages5
JournalCancer
Volume53
Issue number4
Publication statusPublished - 15 Feb 1984

Keywords

  • Adult
  • Colon, Sigmoid
  • Colonic Neoplasms
  • Epithelium
  • Humans
  • Intestinal Polyps
  • Male
  • Probability
  • Ureter

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