Discussion in 'Spot Diagnosis' started by geodoc, Feb 10, 2012.
The patient is complaining of back pain. ?Diagnosis and treatment?
colon cancer (involving rectum and maybe sigma too). treatment: resection with terminal colostomy (Miles' technique); if histological examination results in an advanced stage, consider (in association with surgical treatment) multiple chemotherapy or chemotherapy + biological therapy (irinotecan + bevacizumab).
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