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Locally Advanced Perforated Appendiceal Cancer: Case Report and Review
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  • Samik Patel,
  • John Eggenberger,
  • Beth-Ann Shanker,
  • Robert Cleary
Samik Patel
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John Eggenberger
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Beth-Ann Shanker
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Robert Cleary
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Appendiceal cancers may be difficult to diagnose even after comprehensive investigation. This report of locally advanced perforated appendiceal adenocarcinoma attached to the terminal ileum, cecum, and rectosigmoid illustrates the management challenges that require comprehensive knowledge of pathologic variations and range from simple appendectomy to cytoreductive surgery and hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy.

Peer review status:UNDER REVIEW

20 Dec 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
23 Dec 2020Submission Checks Completed
23 Dec 2020Assigned to Editor
22 Feb 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
11 Apr 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
10 May 2021Editorial Decision: Revise Minor
05 Jun 20211st Revision Received
07 Jun 2021Assigned to Editor
07 Jun 2021Submission Checks Completed
07 Jun 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending