María Isabel Lavenant-Borja

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We report 3 patients all men between 45 and 64 years of age with unilocular or multilocular mucinous cystadenomas of the kidney. One tumor arose from the renal pelvis, and 2 involved the entire pyelocaliceal system. The tumors measured between 2.4 and 37 cm in greatest dimension. Two patients were asymptomatic, and 1 had recurrent attack of acute(More)
INTRODUCTION Gastrocolic fistula is a rare complication of adenocarcinoma of the colon. Despite radical resections, these patients usually have a poor prognosis with a mean survival of 23 months and long-term survival is rarely reported. CASE PRESENTATION A 48-year-old Latino-American man presented with watery diarrhea, diffuse abdominal pain and weight(More)
We report the case of a 31-year old woman with recurrent cholangitis secondary to hepatolithiasis. The stones were composed of calcium bilirubinate. The patient also had a supernumerary hepatic lobe connected to the inferior aspect of the segment III of the liver. The role of the supernumerary hepatic lobe in the development of hepatolithiasis is unclear(More)
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