Indian Journal of Urology
CASE REPORT
Year
: 2008  |  Volume : 24  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 258--260

Adenocarcinoma of urachal cyst associated with pseudomyxoma peritonei masquerading as abdominal tuberculosis: A case report and review of literature


Kamran Khalid, Mohammed Sarfraz Ahmed, Muhammad Saleem Malik 
 Department of General Surgery, Surgical Unit I - Services Hospital, Services Institute of Medical Sciences, Lahore, Pakistan

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A case of 14-year-old girl is reported who presented with features of tuberculous subacute intestinal obstruction. Exploratory laparotomy revealed a urachal cyst associated with pseudomyxoma peritonei (PMP). Histopathology confirmed a moderately differentiated mucin secreting adenocarcinoma of urachal cyst associated with PMP. The adenocarcinoma of urachal cyst associated with PMP is further reviewed.


How to cite this article:
Khalid K, Ahmed MS, Malik MS. Adenocarcinoma of urachal cyst associated with pseudomyxoma peritonei masquerading as abdominal tuberculosis: A case report and review of literature.Indian J Urol 2008;24:258-260


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Khalid K, Ahmed MS, Malik MS. Adenocarcinoma of urachal cyst associated with pseudomyxoma peritonei masquerading as abdominal tuberculosis: A case report and review of literature. Indian J Urol [serial online] 2008 [cited 2022 Aug 16 ];24:258-260
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