This Medical Video:
Adenocarcinoma of the Transverse Colon taken by Dr. Julio Murra Saca
This is the case of a 42 year-old male, with no significant past
medical history presented with abdominal pain and no weight loss was
reported. Adenocarcinoma of the colon is a primary cause of
morbidity in North America and Western Europe.
Colonic cancers are the most common GI carcinomas and have the best
prognosis. The 5-year survival rate is approximately 50%.
rates may be improved by screening and removal of adenomatous
polyps. Almost all colonic cancers are primary adenocarcinomas.