Tube cecostomy as a cause of cecal pseudotumor.


A 60-year-old male presented with findings on radiographic and physical examination which were compatible with colonic obstruction. A tube cecostomy was performed. Colonoscopy seven months later revealed a pseudotumor composed of granulation tissue in the cecum at the site of the previous cecostomy.

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@article{Berg1991TubeCA, title={Tube cecostomy as a cause of cecal pseudotumor.}, author={Carl Lansing Berg and Frank Farraye and David L. Carr-Locke}, journal={Endoscopy}, year={1991}, volume={23 4}, pages={229-30} }