Recurrent abdominal cancer can manifest in many ways but there are certain situations that are a great challenge to clinicians. Emergency presentation is one such situation. Surgeons are faced with a therapeutic dilemma that on the one hand most of these patients have a limited life expectancy, and on the other surgical procedures are unavoidable. We reviewed our experience of recurrent abdominal cancers presenting with acute abdominal symptoms requiring emergency.

Emergency surgery for recurrent intraabdominal cancer

Catena F;GAZZOTTI, FILIPPO;| Ansaloni L;| De Cataldis A;TAFFURELLI, MARIO
2004

Abstract

Recurrent abdominal cancer can manifest in many ways but there are certain situations that are a great challenge to clinicians. Emergency presentation is one such situation. Surgeons are faced with a therapeutic dilemma that on the one hand most of these patients have a limited life expectancy, and on the other surgical procedures are unavoidable. We reviewed our experience of recurrent abdominal cancers presenting with acute abdominal symptoms requiring emergency.
Catena F;| Gazzotti F;| Ansaloni L;| Agrusti S;| De Cataldis A;| D'alessandro L;| Taffurelli M.
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