Cystic retrorectal tumours are a very rare entity that pose a problem in differential diagnosis between congenital cyst and other lesions. We present a 49-year-old female patient presenting a perineal bulge which was discovered simulating a vaginal birth associated with prolapsed haemorrhoids grade IV. The interest of this case resides in the surgical indication of a big presacral cyst demonstrated via CT causing acute intense pain due to pelvic organ compression, as no emergent surgery management has been reported up to date.
- gastrointestinal surgery
- general surgery
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Contributors EA-S and SP-S equally contributed in data collection and article writing. OCS and JP-G contributed in data acquisition.
Competing interests None declared.
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