Actinomycosis: an unusual cause of unresectable rectal cancer.


We present a very unusual case of a woman with an intrauterine contraceptive device (IUCD) who developed pelvic actinomycosis during long course chemoradiotherapy for rectal cancer, which presented a significant diagnostic challenge and eventually rendered the cancer unresectable. IUCDs are often implicated in the development of pelvic actinomycosis but… (More)
DOI: 10.1308/003588413X13629960047317


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