World Journal of Oncology, ISSN 1920-4531 print, 1920-454X online, Open Access
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Case Report

Volume 9, Number 1, February 2018, pages 35-37

A Rare Case of Colonic Metastases From Tonsillar Carcinoma: Case Report and Review of Literature


Figure 1.
Figure 1. Cecal nodular erosion on colonoscopy (arrow).
Figure 2.
Figure 2. Poorly differentiated carcinoma metastatic to cecum. The micrograph shows colonic mucosa and submucosa which is diffusely infiltrated by metastatic carcinoma (H&E, × 100 magnification).
Figure 3.
Figure 3. Poorly differentiated carcinoma metastatic to cecum showing sheets of malignant cells with nuclear pleomorphism and rare intracytoplasmic keratinization. No epithelial pearls or intercellular bridges or glandular pattern is seen (H&E, magnification × 400).