J Korean Soc Coloproctol.  1998 Sep;14(3):661-666.

Diversion Colitis: Diversion Colitis A case report

Abstract

Pseudomyxoma peritonei may result from implantation of benign or malignant tumor in peritoneal cavity and is filled with gelatinous material (termed "Jelly Belly") in abdominal cavity. Its origin is usually an appendiceal or ovarian mucinous adenoma or cystadenocarcinoma, but other primary origin such as uterus, intestine, pancreas and stomach umor have been reported. Generally, pseudomyxoma peritonei is slowly progressive and has low grade malignant potential. This report presents a unusual long term survival after evacuation of 15,000 cc of gelatinous material from abdominal cavity which was the low grade mucinous adenocarcinoma and a review of the current literature, management and new its concept. The origin of pseudomyxoma peritonei of this case was most likely from appendiceal mvcinous adenocarcinoma.

Keyword

Diversion colitis; Fecal diversion; Short-chain fatty acid; N-butyrate

MeSH Terms

Abdominal Cavity
Adenocarcinoma
Adenocarcinoma, Mucinous
Adenoma
Butyrates
Colitis*
Cystadenocarcinoma
Gelatin
Intestines
Mucins
Pancreas
Peritoneal Cavity
Pseudomyxoma Peritonei
Stomach
Uterus
Butyrates
Gelatin
Mucins
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