[A Case of Large Rectal Villous Adenoma Associated with Tenesmus and Body Weight Loss].

@article{Okano2016ACO,
  title={[A Case of Large Rectal Villous Adenoma Associated with Tenesmus and Body Weight Loss].},
  author={Miho Okano and Masaki Okuyama and Masaya Nishino and Hiromitsu Hoshino and Junji Kawada and Yongkook Kim and Toshimasa Tsujinaka},
  journal={Gan to kagaku ryoho. Cancer & chemotherapy},
  year={2016},
  volume={43 12},
  pages={1748-1750}
}
The patient was a 78-year-old man who was hospitalized with a 1-month history of tenesmus and body weight loss. Blood tests revealed a mild increase in tumor markers(CEA 9.7 ng/mL)and an elevation of the inflammatory response. Colonoscopic examination disclosed a full circular lateral spreading tumor(LST)extending from the second Houston valve to the… CONTINUE READING