Diffuse cavernous hemangioma of the rectum: Report of a case

Kyoko Yorozuya, Masahiko Watanabe, Hirotoshi Hasegawa, Hideo Baba, Yutaka Imai, Makio Mukai, Masaki Kitajima

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Cavernous hemangioma of the rectum (CHR) is an uncommon benign vascular lesion, which mainly affects young adults. The rectosigmoid area is the most common site of cavernous hemangioma in the gastrointestinal tract. CHR is often misdiagnosed due to a lack of knowledge of the clinical features. We report a case of CHR, focusing on the clinical features, diagnostic procedures used, and treatments given. This patient was finally treated effectively with abdominoperineal resection. Thorough preoperative imaging is necessary to confirm the diagnosis and evaluate both the site and extent of the hemangioma. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) provides information about the dimensions of the tumor and involvement of the adjacent structures with its high resolution and multiplanar capability, without the use of contrast medium. Moreover, endorectal surface coil MRI depicts the five separate layers of the bowel wall and internal and external sphincter more clearly than the conventional body coil MRI.

元の言語English
ページ(範囲)309-311
ページ数3
ジャーナルSurgery Today
33
発行部数4
DOI
出版物ステータスPublished - 2003

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Cavernous Hemangioma
Rectum
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Hemangioma
Diagnostic Errors
Contrast Media
Blood Vessels
Gastrointestinal Tract
Young Adult
Neoplasms
Therapeutics

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Yorozuya, K., Watanabe, M., Hasegawa, H., Baba, H., Imai, Y., Mukai, M., & Kitajima, M. (2003). Diffuse cavernous hemangioma of the rectum: Report of a case. Surgery Today, 33(4), 309-311. https://doi.org/10.1007/s005950300070

Diffuse cavernous hemangioma of the rectum : Report of a case. / Yorozuya, Kyoko; Watanabe, Masahiko; Hasegawa, Hirotoshi; Baba, Hideo; Imai, Yutaka; Mukai, Makio; Kitajima, Masaki.

:: Surgery Today, 巻 33, 番号 4, 2003, p. 309-311.

研究成果: Article

Yorozuya, K, Watanabe, M, Hasegawa, H, Baba, H, Imai, Y, Mukai, M & Kitajima, M 2003, 'Diffuse cavernous hemangioma of the rectum: Report of a case', Surgery Today, 巻. 33, 番号 4, pp. 309-311. https://doi.org/10.1007/s005950300070
Yorozuya K, Watanabe M, Hasegawa H, Baba H, Imai Y, Mukai M その他. Diffuse cavernous hemangioma of the rectum: Report of a case. Surgery Today. 2003;33(4):309-311. https://doi.org/10.1007/s005950300070
Yorozuya, Kyoko ; Watanabe, Masahiko ; Hasegawa, Hirotoshi ; Baba, Hideo ; Imai, Yutaka ; Mukai, Makio ; Kitajima, Masaki. / Diffuse cavernous hemangioma of the rectum : Report of a case. :: Surgery Today. 2003 ; 巻 33, 番号 4. pp. 309-311.
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