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Malignant duodenocolic fistula as a form of presentation of right colon cancer. Case report


Gastroenterology & Hepatology: Open Access
Héctor Alejandro Céspedes Rodríguez, Raúl Fernández Pérez

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Abstract

Malignant duodenocolic fistula in an unusual presentation internal fistula, whose main symptoms are abdominal pain, weight loss, halitosis, fecaloid vomiting and diarrhea. We report the case of a 79-year-old patient with diarrhea, fecaloid vomiting and significant weight loss, who is surgically intervened with the diagnosis of duodenocolic fistula, performing right hemicolectomy, partial duodenectomy, transverse duodenorphy as definitive treatment.

Keywords

duodenocolic, malignant fistula, fecaloid vomiting

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