Journal of Cancer Research and Therapeutics

CORRESPONDENCE
Year
: 2013  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 4  |  Page : 739--740

Primary squamous cell carcinoma of the small intestine


Shirish S Nandedkar1, Karunakar K Trivedi2, Kamal Malukani1 
1 Department of Pathology, Sri Aurobindo Institute of Medical Sciences, Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
2 Department of Surgery, Shri Indore Cloth Market Hospital, Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India

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Shirish S Nandedkar
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India

Squamous cell carcinoma of the small intestine is very rare. Only four cases have been reported so far. We report a case of primary squamous cell carcinoma arising in the small intestine and unusually causing strangulation of sigmoid colon in a 59-year-old female, the first case in India.


How to cite this article:
Nandedkar SS, Trivedi KK, Malukani K. Primary squamous cell carcinoma of the small intestine.J Can Res Ther 2013;9:739-740


How to cite this URL:
Nandedkar SS, Trivedi KK, Malukani K. Primary squamous cell carcinoma of the small intestine. J Can Res Ther [serial online] 2013 [cited 2019 Dec 12 ];9:739-740
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