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2022 May 18

Int J Surg Case Rep


Mucinous adenocarcinoma in perianal fistula in Crohn’s disease: Case report and literature review.


de Souza A B P, Lima A P, Genaro L M, Geiger C P F, de Ayrizono M L S, Leal R F
Int J Surg Case Rep. 2022 May 18; 95:107211.
PMID: 35653944.


Crohn's disease (CD) is a chronic bowel disease that, due to exacerbated inflammation, can lead to complications such as the development of perianal fistulas. The development of mucinous adenocarcinoma in perianal fistulas in patients with CD is rare and, consequently, few reports exist in the literature.