Gastrocolic fistula secondary to transverse colon cancer.

  title={Gastrocolic fistula secondary to transverse colon cancer.},
  author={Qisan Wang and Bo Jin and Yinlu Ding},
  journal={Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons--Pakistan : JCPSP},
  volume={24 Suppl 1},
Gastrocolic fistula (GCF) secondary to colon carcinoma is a rare entity. Establishing the diagnosis of GCF is difficult because it has nonspecific symptoms on admission. The characteristic triad of clinical manifestations includes diarrhoea, faeculent vomiting, and weight loss. Surgical treatment of GCF involves en-bloc resection of the involved regions and… CONTINUE READING