A wide variety of benign and malignant submucosal lesions may arise from the wall of the large intestine. They can originate in the submucosa or in the muscular propia; furthermore, they can be caused by compression of extrinsic structures.1,2 We report a case of a submucosal mass identified as a fecalith protruding into the cecum.
1Department of Gastroenterology, Hospital Nacional Edgardo Rebagliati Martins, Lima, Perú
Correspondence: Harold Eduardo Benites Goñi, MD, Hospital Nacional Edgardo Rebagliati Martins, Lima, Peru (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Received February 11, 2019
Accepted June 14, 2019
Online date: August 21, 2019
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