Journal of Cancer Research and Therapeutics

CORRESPONDENCE
Year
: 2014  |  Volume : 10  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 440--442

Caecal amebic colitis mimicking obstructing right sided colonic carcinoma with liver metastases: A rare case


Nikhil Moorchung1, Vikram Singh1, Vadalamannati Srinivas1, Shyam Sunder Jaiswal2, Gangandeep Singh2 
1 Department of Pathology, Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, Maharashtra, India
2 Department of Surgery, Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Vikram Singh
Department of Pathology, Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, Maharashtra
India

Intestinal Entamoeba Histolytica infection can lead to colitis, abscess formation, colonic perforation and rarely amoeboma. We report a case of colonic amoebiasis, in which the presenting symptoms and radiological findings closely resembled an obstructing right-sided colonic carcinoma, with liver metastases.


How to cite this article:
Moorchung N, Singh V, Srinivas V, Jaiswal SS, Singh G. Caecal amebic colitis mimicking obstructing right sided colonic carcinoma with liver metastases: A rare case.J Can Res Ther 2014;10:440-442


How to cite this URL:
Moorchung N, Singh V, Srinivas V, Jaiswal SS, Singh G. Caecal amebic colitis mimicking obstructing right sided colonic carcinoma with liver metastases: A rare case. J Can Res Ther [serial online] 2014 [cited 2020 Jul 4 ];10:440-442
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