Chronic Abscesses of the Ano-Rectum
The late Lockhart-Mummery described in 1923 a chronic type of submucous abscess of the rectal wall which could simulate a malignant growth such as a sarcoma by the lack of typical symptoms and mainly by its thickened walls.
KeywordsResidual Cavity Inflammatory Granuloma Chronic Abscess Proctalgia Fugax Fistulous Track
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