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Metastatic Cancer in Sigmoid Neovagina: A Case Report

Lambert, Amy E. MD*; Mukati, Marium MD; Shobeiri, S. Abbas MD

Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery: January/February 2013 - Volume 19 - Issue 1 - p 56–57
doi: 10.1097/SPV.0b013e318278cc5d
Case Report

Abstract: We report a case of a 30-year-old woman with congenital anal cloaca who presented with vaginal bleeding and urinary retention from sigmoid neovagina. She was found to have metastatic mucinous producing adenocarcinoma in the neovagina.

Background: Malignancy of neovagina is rare.

Summary: We report a case of metastatic colorectal cancer after creation of a neovagina and urethra using sigmoid colon

First known case of neovagina adenocarcinoma without a history of malignancy is presented.

From the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK.

Reprints: S. Abbas Shobeiri, MD, Section of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, 920 Stanton L. Young Blvd, (PO Box 26901), WP2410, Oklahoma City, OK 73190. E-mail: Abbas-Shobeiri@ouhsc.edu.

The authors have declared they have no conflicts of interest.

Dr Lambert and Dr Mukati were responsible for the data collection and manuscript writing. Dr Shobeiri was responsible for the project development, data management, and manuscript editing.

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