Krukenberg’s tumour unilateral giant metachronous of colonic origin – Case report

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INTRODUCTION Krukenberg tumour (KT) is defined by the World Health Organization as a metastatic ovary carcinoma, usually of gastric origin. The term has also been applied to metastatic tumors originating from adenocarcinomas of other sites, such as the colon. After radical resection of colorectal carcinoma, metachronous ovarian metastases can occur in 1.1… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ijscr.2017.10.029

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@inproceedings{Zogbi2017KrukenbergsTU, title={Krukenberg’s tumour unilateral giant metachronous of colonic origin – Case report}, author={Luciano Zogbi and Ang{\'e}lica Isa{\'i}as and Pedro Augusto Machado and Alu{\'i}sio Neutzling and Camila N Juliano}, booktitle={International journal of surgery case reports}, year={2017} }