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Hochenegg's ulcer

Synonyms

Ulcus callosum recti.

Related people

A rare, firm type of rectal tumour.

Description

A rare, firm type of rectal tumour with central ulceration, associated with stenosis, difficulty passing stool, blood and mucus of the faeces, colic, meteorism, and loss of appetite.

Bibliography

  • J. von Hochenegg:
    Über Ulcus callosum recti und diesen Behandlung.
    Wiener klinische Wochenschrift, 1926, 39: 522-524.

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