Obstructive Small Bowel Metastasis from Uterine Leiomyosarcoma: A Case Report

@article{Tunio2014ObstructiveSB,
  title={Obstructive Small Bowel Metastasis from Uterine Leiomyosarcoma: A Case Report},
  author={M. Tunio and Mushabbab Alasiri and Rasha M. Saleh and S. Akbar and N. Ali and Mohamed Abdalazez Senosy Hassan},
  journal={Case Reports in Obstetrics and Gynecology},
  year={2014},
  volume={2014}
}
Background. Uterine leiomyosarcoma is a rare and aggressive gynecologic malignancy with an overall poor prognosis. Lungs, bones, and brain are common sites of metastases of uterine leiomyosarcoma. Metastases of uterine leiomyosarcoma to the small bowel are extremely rare, and only four case reports have been published to date. Case presentation. A 55-year-old Saudi woman diagnosed with a case of uterine leiomyosarcoma treated with total abdominal hysterectomy (TAH) and bilateral… Expand
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