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Spontaneous rupture of the stomach.

Authors
  • Chandrasekhara, K L
  • Iyer, S K
  • Sutton, A L
  • Stanek, A E
Type
Published Article
Journal
The American Journal of Medicine
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
Dec 01, 1986
Volume
81
Issue
6
Pages
1062–1064
Identifiers
PMID: 3799635
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

A case of spontaneous rupture of the stomach associated with perforation of the diaphragm is reported. Spontaneous rupture of the stomach is a rare but fatal condition. The pathophysiologic features, clinical manifestations, and treatment are discussed.

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