Synchronous hepatic metastasis and metachronous Krukenberg tumor from advanced colon cancer. A case report with an unexpected disease-free survival

@inproceedings{Destri2017SynchronousHM,
  title={Synchronous hepatic metastasis and metachronous Krukenberg tumor from advanced colon cancer. A case report with an unexpected disease-free survival},
  author={Giovanni Li Destri and Lidia Puzzo and Alessia Erika Russo and Francesco Ferra{\`u} and Antonio Di Cataldo and Stefano Puleo},
  booktitle={International journal of surgery case reports},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND In the international literature we have never found a long survival in patients treated for a colon cancer with synchronous hepatic metastases and for a metachronous Krukenberg tumor. PRESENTATION OF CASE A 46-year old woman for an advanced colon cancer with a synchronous hepatic metastases was subjected to a left hemicolectomy and a resection of liver segment V (R0 resection; T4N2bM1; stage IVa according AJCC 2010). After one year a CT of the abdomen revealed an expansive… CONTINUE READING