Gastrocolic Fistula Caused by Transverse Colon Cancer: A Case Report

Gastrocolic Fistula Caused by Transverse Colon Cancer: A Case Report

1. Abstract
1.1. Background: A gastrocolic fistula is an unusual communication between the colon and the stomach. Many various diseases can cause gastrocolic fistula. Although colon cancer is the commonest malignant cause for gastrocolic fistula in western world, the incidence of gastrocolic fistula due to colon cancer is 0.3% in operated cases.