Case report| Volume 89, ISSUE 3, P707-709, March 1955

Leiomyosarcoma of the rectum

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      Leiomyosarcoma of the rectum is a rare but nonetheless highly dangerous malignancy. Numerous authors have repeatedly emphasized the almost invariable recurrence of this lesion after local excision, regardless of the grade of malignancy. The only hope for “cure” is radical abdominoperineal resection as the initial definitive therapy when the diagnosis has been established.
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