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Giant gas-filled cyst of sigmoid colon. Report of a case and review of the literature
  1. D. E. Sibson,
  2. A. J. Edwards


    The largest recorded gas-filled cyst of the sigmoid colon, in a man of 67, is presented. The literature of the other recorded cases is reviewed. The gas in the cyst was analysed and a suggestion put forward that bacteria play some part in the aetiology of the gas in the cyst.

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