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Unexpected Findings: Locally Advanced Colon Cancer

  • Daniel L. FeingoldEmail author
  • Steven A. Lee-Kong
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Abstract

Unexpected findings are not infrequently encountered, either intraoperatively or in the postoperative settings. This chapter will discuss what to do when you identify a locally advanced (T4) colon cancer invading into an adjacent structure while in the operating room.

Keywords

Colon cancer T4 

Suggested Reading

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    Vogel JD, Eskicioglu C, Weiser MR, Feingold DL, Steele SR. The American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons clinical practice guidelines for the treatment of colon cancer. Dis Colon Rectum. 2017;60:999–1017.CrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division of Colorectal Surgery, Department of SurgeryColumbia UniversityNew YorkUSA

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