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Carcinoma in a Colonic Conduit Post Esophagectomy: a Case Report

  • Pavneet Singh Kohli
  • Hemendra Mangal
  • Saheer Neduvanchery
  • Prasanth PenumaduEmail author
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Abstract

Colon Conduit is a commonly used form of reconstruction post esophagectomy either for malignancy, strictures due to caustic acid ingestion, or other benign conditions. Carcinoma of the Colon Conduit following esophagectomy is a complication with an extremely low incidence and the management options are not clear. Thorough search of literature showed only 16 such cases. Hence, we report a case of a patient who underwent colon conduit reconstruction for a gastroesophageal (GE) junction tumor and developed a recurrence 4 years after the initial surgery.

Keywords

Colon conduit Metachronous cancer Post esophagectomy 

Notes

Compliance with Ethical Standards

Conflict of Interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

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© Indian Association of Surgical Oncology 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Surgical OncologyJIPMERPuducherryIndia

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