Perianal mucinous adenocarcinoma: a clue to its pathogenesis.


The case of a 49 year old male patient who presented with perianal mucinous adenocarcinoma is presented. This is a rare anal tumour with a low grade, well-differentiated histological pattern. Its pathogenesis remains obscure, although a long antecedent history of fistula in ano and associated perianal sepsis is characteristic. The exact etiological… (More)


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@article{Bruce1986PerianalMA, title={Perianal mucinous adenocarcinoma: a clue to its pathogenesis.}, author={Margaret Bruce and Clint Teague and William H. Isbister}, journal={The Australian and New Zealand journal of surgery}, year={1986}, volume={56 5}, pages={439-42} }