Acta Scientific Cancer Biology (ASCB) (ISSN: 2582-4473)

Case Report Volume 6 Issue 4

Neuroendocrine Tumor Presentation in Rectum as an Ulceroproliferative Growth- Rare Case with Conservative Management

Dr Bharat Patodiya1*, Dr GV Rao2, Dr Anuradha Sekaran3, Dr Suneeta Batchu4, Tharani Putta5 and Dr Shalini Patodiya6

1Department of Medical Oncology, AIG hospitals, Hyderabad, India
2Department of Surgical gastroenterology, AIG hospitals, Hyderabad, India
3Department of Pathology, AIG hospitals, Hyderabad, India
4Department of Nuclear Medicine, AIG Hospitals, Hyderabad, India
5Department of Radiology, , AIG Hospitals, Hyderabad, India 6Consultant Dermatologist, Department of dermatology, Citizens Hospital, Hyderabad, India

*Corresponding Author: Dr Bharat Patodiya, Department of Medical Oncology, AIG Hospitals, Hyderabad, India.

Received: March 23, 2022; Published: June 02, 2022


A 49-year-old male without any co-morbidity presented with history of constipation for last two months. Patient was found to have a rectal growth. Because of the suspicion of carcinoma, Computed Tomography CT Abdomen was ordered which revealed multiple metastases in liver. The final Histopathology of biopsy came out to be neuro endocrine tumor based on immunohistochemistry IHC staining. The treatment planned was conservative and not opted for surgical intervention.

Keywords: Rectal Neuroendocrine Tumor; Ulcer Proliferative Growth; Abdomen; Metastasis; Liver Mets


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Citation: Dr Bharat Patodiya., et al. “Neuroendocrine Tumor Presentation in Rectum as an Ulceroproliferative Growth- Rare Case with Conservative Management”. Acta Scientific Cancer Biology 6.4 (2022): 05-09.


Copyright: © 2022 Dr Bharat Patodiya., et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.


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