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Korean Journal of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy 2008;37(2): 132-136.
다발성 직장 유암종 1예
차재명ㆍ이정일ㆍ최재원ㆍ주광로ㆍ정성원ㆍ신현필ㆍ홍종욱*
경희대학교 의과대학 동서신의학병원 내과학교실, *성지병원 내과
A Case of Multiple Carcinoid Tumors of the Rectum
Jae Myung Cha, M.D., Joung Il Lee, M.D., Jae Won Choe, M.D., Kwang Ro Joo, M.D., Sung Won Jung, M.D., Hyun Phil Shin, M.D. and Jong Wook Hong, M.D.*
Jae Myung Cha
Abstract
Carcinoid tumors are rare and arise from enterochromaffin cells of the gastrointestinal tract. The rectum is the most common site for gastrointestinal carcinoids. The tumor usually present as small solitary submucosal nodules and multicentricity is rare, occurring in only a few percent of cases. The treatment for a rectal carcinoid tumor is based on the size of the lesion and depth of invasion. Although the present treatment guidelines for multiple rectal carcinoids are controversial, each small lesion of less than 1 cm without evidence of a metastasis can be adequately treated by local resection such as an endoscopic mucosal resection. We experienced a case of multiple rectal carcinoids that were completely resected after a hot biopsy and endoscopic mucosal resection. (Korean J Gastrointest Endosc 2008;37:132-136)
Key Words: Rectum, Carcinoid, Endoscopic mucosal resection, Multicentricity
주요어: 직장, 유암종, 내시경 절제술, 다발성
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