Mucinous adenocarcinoma emerging in sigmoid colon neovagina 40 years after its creation: A case report

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Background: We reported our experience of adenocarcinoma of sigmoid colon neovagina. Case presentation: A 67-year-old female with a history of neovagina construction for Rokitansky syndrome complained of vaginal bleeding. She had a mucinous adenocarcinoma at the anterior aspect of the neovagina. Her original surgery, using sigmoid colon to construct the artificial vagina, was 40years ago Conclusions: This patient's case may contribute to our understanding of carcinogenesis in the colon.

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Kita, Y., Mori, S., Baba, K., Uchikado, Y., Arigami, T., Idesako, T., … Natsugoe, S. (2015). Mucinous adenocarcinoma emerging in sigmoid colon neovagina 40 years after its creation: A case report. World Journal of Surgical Oncology, 13(1). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12957-015-0636-0

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