Rectal leiomyoma--report of two cases originating in muscularis mucosae.

Abstract

We present two rare cases of rectal leiomyoma originating in muscularis mucosae. The lesions were incidentally discovered in a 58-years-old woman and 53-years-old man during colonoscopy performed for unrelated symptoms. Both presented as small polyps and were removed by conventional colonoscopic snare polypectomy without clinical recurrence. Gross… (More)

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@article{Zurac2009RectalLO, title={Rectal leiomyoma--report of two cases originating in muscularis mucosae.}, author={Sabina Andrada Zurac and Irina Tudose and Gianina Viorica Micu and Alexandra Eugenia Bastian and Eliza Gamada and Florica Stăniceanu and Cristiana Popp and D Simeanu and Andrei Haidar}, journal={Romanian journal of internal medicine = Revue roumaine de medecine interne}, year={2009}, volume={47 1}, pages={97-100} }