Annals of Colorectal Research

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Omental Mass Caused by Pericolic Vegetable Granuloma: A Rare Case Report

Bita Geramizadeh 1 , * , Seyed Javad Mousavi 2 and Alimohammad Bananzadeh 3
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1 Department of Pathology, Transplant 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, Colorectal and laparoscopy Research Center, Shiraz University of Medical Sciences, Shiraz, IR Iran
Article information
  • Annals of Colorectal Research: June 30, 2014, 2 (2); e20233
  • Published Online: June 25, 2014
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: May 15, 2014
  • Accepted: June 6, 2014
  • DOI: 10.17795/acr-20233

To Cite: Geramizadeh B, Mousavi S J, Bananzadeh A. Omental Mass Caused by Pericolic Vegetable Granuloma: A Rare Case Report, Ann Colorectal Res. 2014 ; 2(2):e20233. doi: 10.17795/acr-20233.

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1. Introduction
2. Case Presentation
3. Discussion
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