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Papillary adenocarcinoma arising in a duplication of the cecum

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Malignant carcinomatous change is a rare complication in an enteric duplication cyst, and papillary adenocarcinoma is especially unusual. We describe a papillary adenocarcinoma, arising from a duplication of the colon, seen as a cyst with an enhancing papillary projection nodule located adjacent to the wall of the ascending colon and cecum on computed tomography.

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Lee, J., Jeon, Y.H. & Lee, S. Papillary adenocarcinoma arising in a duplication of the cecum. Abdom Imaging 33, 601–603 (2008).

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