Carcinoma of the rectum.A 51-year old woman with a carcinoma of the rectum. This photograph
shows the unopened specimen, with narrowing at the site of the tumour and two nodules which have broached the serosa. The other photograph shows the opened specimen. The lesion is circumferential and there is central ulceration. This was a Duke's C lesion.
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