Colonic stenting for malignant colonic obstruction with pneu
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Case :
A 50-year-old woman presented with 3-day history of abdominal pain and obstipation. Abdominal computed tomography demonstrated a short segment of circumferential luminal narrowing at sigmoid colon, the presence of pneumatosis intestinalis at cecum, including ascending colon, and no extraluminal air. We performed colonoscopy and placed the metallic stent. The patient was then improved. After 1 week, the patient underwent elective hand-assisted laparoscopic sigmoidectomy and was discharged 5 days later. Pathological report showed stage IIa sigmoid cancer. The patient had no local recurrence or distant metastasis in 1 year follow up.....

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4957606/
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