Intussusception due to hematogenous metastasis of hepatocellular carcinoma to the small intestine: A case report
Taro Mashiko, Yoshihito Masuoka, Akira Nakano, Toshio Nakagohri, Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Tokai University School of Medicine, Isehara 2591193, Kanagawa, Japan
Kota Tsuruya, Shunji Hirose, Tatehiro Kagawa, Department of Gastroenterology, Tokai University School of Medicine, Isehara 2591193, Kanagawa, Japan
Kenichi Hirabayashi, Department of Pathology, Tokai University School of Medicine, Isehara 2591193, Kanagawa, Japan
Author contributions: Nakagohri T, Masuoka Y, Nakano A and Mashiko T were the patient’s surgeons, reviewed the literature, and drafted the manuscript; Kagawa T, Hirose S and Tsuruya K helped in the treatment of hepatocellular carcinoma and provided clinical data; Hirabayashi K performed the pathological analysis; all authors issued final approval for the version to be submitted.
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Corresponding author: Taro Mashiko, MD, Doctor, Surgeon, Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Tokai University School of Medicine, 143 Shimokasuya, Isehara 2591193, Kanagawa, Japan. firstname.lastname@example.org
Received: August 29, 2020
Peer-review started: August 29, 2020
First decision: September 12, 2020
Revised: September 23, 2020
Accepted: October 13, 2020
Article in press: October 13, 2020
Published online: November 14, 2020