Annals of Colorectal Research

Published by: Kowsar

Sporadic Congenital Hyperplasia of Interstitial Cell of Cajal of Rectum as a Cause of Chronic Constipation

Alimohammad Bananzadeh 1 , Bita Geramizadeh 2 , Sam Moslemi 3 , Leila Ghahramani 1 , * , Alireza Safarpour 1 , Seyed Vahid Hosseini 1 and Ahmad Izadpanah 1
Authors Information
1 Colorectal research center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
2 Department of Pathology, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
3 Department of Surgery, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
Article information
  • Annals of Colorectal Research: June 01, 2013, 1 (1); e11479
  • Published Online: June 30, 2013
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: March 1, 2013
  • Revised: March 12, 2013
  • Accepted: April 5, 2013
  • DOI: 10.17795/acr-11479

To Cite: Bananzadeh A, Geramizadeh B, Moslemi S, Ghahramani L, Safarpour A, et al. Sporadic Congenital Hyperplasia of Interstitial Cell of Cajal of Rectum as a Cause of Chronic Constipation, Ann Colorectal Res. 2013 ; 1(1):e11479. doi: 10.17795/acr-11479.

Abstract
Copyright © 2013, Colorectal Research Center and Health Policy Research Center of Shiraz University of Medical Sciences. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/) which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
1. Introduction
2. Case presentation
3. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
References
  • 1. Nilsson B, Bumming P, Meis-Kindblom JM, Oden A, Dortok A, Gustavsson B, et al. Gastrointestinal stromal tumors: the incidence, prevalence, clinical course, and prognostication in the preimatinib mesylate era--a population-based study in western Sweden. Cancer. 2005; 103(4): 821-9[DOI][PubMed]
  • 2. Miettinen M, Lasota J. Gastrointestinal stromal tumors: pathology and prognosis at different sites. Semin Diagn Pathol. 2006; 23(2): 70-83[PubMed]
  • 3. Kindblom LG, Remotti HE, Aldenborg F, Meis-Kindblom JM. Gastrointestinal pacemaker cell tumor (GIPACT): gastrointestinal stromal tumors show phenotypic characteristics of the interstitial cells of Cajal. Am J Pathol. 1998; 152(5): 1259-69[PubMed]
  • 4. Streutker CJ, Huizinga JD, Driman DK, Riddell RH. Histopathology. 2007; 50: 190-202[DOI][PubMed]
  • 5. Agaimy A, Wunsch PH. Sporadic Cajal cell hyperplasia is common in resection specimens for distal oesophageal carcinoma. A retrospective review of 77 consecutive surgical resection specimens. Virchows Arch. 2006; 448(3): 288-94[DOI][PubMed]
  • 6. Agaimy A, Wunsch PH, Dirnhofer S, Bihl MP, Terracciano LM, Tornillo L. Microscopic gastrointestinal stromal tumors in esophageal and intestinal surgical resection specimens: a clinicopathologic, immunohistochemical, and molecular study of 19 lesions. Am J Surg Pathol. 2008; 32(6): 867-73[DOI][PubMed]
  • 7. Hirota S, Okazaki T, Kitamura Y, O'Brien P, Kapusta L, Dardick I. Cause of familial and multiple gastrointestinal autonomic nerve tumors with hyperplasia of interstitial cells of Cajal is germline mutation of the c-kit gene. Am J Surg Pathol. 2000; 24(2): 326-7[PubMed]
  • 8. Chompret A, Kannengiesser C, Barrois M, Terrier P, Dahan P, Tursz T, et al. Gastroenterology. 2004; 126: 318-21[PubMed]
  • 9. Miettinen M, Fetsch JF, Sobin LH, Lasota J. Am J Surg Pathol. 2006; 30: 90-6[PubMed]
  • 10. Yu CS, Kim HC, Hong HK, Chung DH, Kim HJ, Kang GH, et al. Evaluation of myenteric ganglion cells and interstitial cells of Cajal in patients with chronic idiopathic constipation. Int J Colorectal Dis. 2002; 17(4): 253-8[DOI][PubMed]
  • 11. Jeng YM, Mao TL, Hsu WM, Huang SF, Hsu HC. Congenital interstitial cell of cajal hyperplasia with neuronal intestinal dysplasia. Am J Surg Pathol. 2000; 24(11): 1568-72[PubMed]
  • 12. Agaimy A, Markl B, Arnholdt H, Hartmann A, Schneider-Stock R, Chetty R. Sporadic segmental Interstitial cell of cajal hyperplasia (microscopic GIST) with unusual diffuse longitudinal growth replacing the muscularis propria: differential diagnosis to hereditary GIST syndromes. Int J Clin Exp Pathol. 2010; 3(5): 549-56[PubMed]
  • 13. Yamataka A, Kato Y, Tibboel D, Murata Y, Sueyoshi N, Fujimoto T, et al. J Pediatr Surg. 1995; 30: 441-4[PubMed]
  • 14. Yamataka A, Ohshiro K, Kobayashi H, Fujiwara T, Sunagawa M, Miyano T. J Pediatr Surg. 1997; 32: 1069-74[PubMed]
  • 15. Yamataka A, Fujiwara T, Kato Y, Okazaki T, Sunagawa M, Miyano T. J Pediatr Surg. 1996; 31: 96-8[PubMed]
  • 16. Yamataka A, Ohshiro K, Kobayashi H, Lane GJ, Yamataka T, Fujiwara T, et al. J Pediatr Surg. 1998; 33: 859-62[PubMed]
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:

Author(s):

Article(s):

Create Citiation Alert
via Google Reader

Readers' Comments