Gastric carcinoma presenting with severe rectal stenosis: 'Schnitzler's metastasis': case report and review of the literature

Derici Z. S., SÖKMEN S.

EUROPEAN SURGERY-ACTA CHIRURGICA AUSTRIACA, vol.48, no.4, pp.246-249, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier


Background Distant metastasis of primary gastric carcinoma may occur via venous, lymphatic spread and/or peritoneal seeding. Herein we report on an atypical presentation of clinical, endoscopic, and radiologic features of metastatic gastric adenocarcinoma with symptoms mainly due to rectal carcinomatous involvement.