Desmoid Tumor of Rectus Abdominis Presenting with Grey-Turner's and Cullen's Sign: A Report of a Rare Case.

Authors:
Angoori Gnaneshwar Rao
Angoori Gnaneshwar Rao
Gandhi Medical College
India
Saba Syeda Farheen
Saba Syeda Farheen
SVS Medical College
Mahbubnagar | India
Amit Kolli
Amit Kolli
SVS Medical College
Sharanya Hari
Sharanya Hari
SVS Medical College
Mahbubnagar | India
Uday Deshmukh Reddy
Uday Deshmukh Reddy
SVS Medical College
Kondapi Deepak
Kondapi Deepak
SVS Medical College
Kranthi Jagadevapuram
Kranthi Jagadevapuram
SVS Medical College
Mahbubnagar | India

Indian J Dermatol 2017 May-Jun;62(3):318-320

Department of Dermatology, SVS Medical College, Mahbubnagar, Telangana, India.

Desmoid tumor of rectus abdominis presenting with Grey-Turner's and Cullen's sign is rare. Herein, we report desmoid tumor of rectus abdominis in a 64-year-old multiparous female who presented with ecchymosis involving left flank and around the umbilicus. Histopathological examination of biopsy from the tumor confirmed the diagnosis of the desmoid tumor. She was referred to a surgeon for radical resection.

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