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Leiomyosarcoma of the colon in an infant. A case report and review of the literature.

Authors
  • Posen, J A
  • Bar-Maor, J A
Type
Published Article
Journal
Cancer
Publication Date
Oct 15, 1983
Volume
52
Issue
8
Pages
1458–1461
Identifiers
PMID: 6351999
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

A rare case of leiomyosarcoma of the sigmoid colon in a 7-week-old infant presenting with signs of intestinal obstruction followed by colonic perforation and peritonitis is reported, and the literature pertaining to childhood colorectal leiomyosarcoma is reviewed.

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