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Question Colon Pathology

An asymptomatic 56-year-old woman has occult blood in her stool. Barium studies of her transverse colon show an intraluminal mass. The surgical specimen is shown. Which of the following is the most likely diagnosis?

A. Adenocarcinoma
B. Carcinoid tumor
C. Polypoid leiomyoma
D. Tubular adenoma
E. Villous adenoma

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My answer is A.
i found a similar photo in the web, attached.
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You are right...Thats adenocarcinoma.
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D) Tubular adenoma.
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