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ALLMedicine™ Esophageal Rupture Center

Research & Reviews  43 results

Current status of surgical treatment of Boerhaave's syndrome.
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Esophagus : Official Journal of the Japan Esophageal Soci... Sohda M, Saeki H et. al.

Jun 12th, 2021 - Surgical treatment is usually required for Boerhaave's syndrome (post-emetic esophageal perforation), and the technique should be chosen based on the local infection status and patient's general condition. This study was performed to examine the c...

Spontaneous esophageal rupture following perforated peptic ulcer: a report of two cases.
Journal of Cardiothoracic Surgery; Chang CW, Hung YJ et. al.

Mar 27th, 2021 - Spontaneous esophageal rupture, also called Boerhaave's syndrome, is relatively uncommon but may result in high morbidity and mortality. Synchronous presentation of spontaneous esophageal rupture and perforated peptic ulcer was rare and may contri...

A case of esophageal achalasia presenting with empyema and septic shock differentiated ...
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Clinical Journal of Gastroenterology; Ando R, Sato C et. al.

Feb 2nd, 2021 - The patient was a 44-year-old man with a history of schizophrenia. He had a history of esophageal dysphagia and vomiting and presented with sudden strong epigastric pain. He was taken to a medical emergency center in a state of septic shock. Compu...

Thoracic esophageal rupture during sleeve gastrectomy: a case report with successful la...
Surgery for Obesity and Related Diseases : Official Journ... Soliman A

Oct 9th, 2020 - While laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) is one of the most common bariatric procedures for morbid obesity, the rate of complications is decreasing. These complications include hemorrhage and gastric leak that are considered life threatening. T...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  4 results

Sellick Interest in Rapid Sequence Induction

Nov 5th, 2017 - Introduction: Lung aspiration is an inherent complication of the loss of protective upper airway reflexes during general anesthesia. Its incidence is low in elective surgery, when preoperative fasting rules have been complied and in absence of ris...

Effect of Using Erythromycin A Versus Placebo With Dexamethasone in Prevention of Post-spinal Nausea and Vomiting.

May 24th, 2017 - Postoperative nausea and vomiting is defined as any nausea, retching, or vomiting occurring during the first 24-48 h after surgery in inpatients. Postoperative nausea and vomiting is one of the most common causes of patient dissatisfaction after a...

Comparison of Oral Aprepitant and Transdermal Scopolamine for Preventing Postoperative Nausea and Vomiting

May 14th, 2014 - Postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) is a serious problem complicating surgery. PONV has an overall incidence of 30% and a 70% incidence in high-risk patients. PONV yields unplanned hospital admission, pulmonary aspiration, esophageal rupture,...

Combination Antiemetic Regimen for Prevention of PONV in Breast Surgery Patients

Dec 18th, 2013 - Postoperative nausea and vomiting (PONV) is one of the most common complications associated with surgery. The overall incidence of PONV is reported to be about 25-30% with specific surgeries having an incidence up to 70-80%.1-5 Although PONV is ty...

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News  7 results

The Week That Wasn't: Burst Esophagus, Clinical Superstition, Vaccination Record

Dec 26th, 2019 - You may have recently seen articles about an ultramarathoner whose esophagus ruptured during a race, whether predicting that a workday will be a "quiet" one influences clinical workload, and a vaccination record that could be embedded into the ski...

A 27-Year-Old Man With Hyperemesis and Hematemesis

Jun 26th, 2017 - Question 1 of 2 Which of the following conditions is not a common symptom of Boerhaave syndrome? Your Peers Chose: Nausea and vomiting 0% Severe upper abdominal pain 0% Hematemesis 0% Shortness of breath 0% Tachypnea 0% The clinical presentation o...

A 27-Year-Old Man With Hyperemesis and Hematemesis

Jun 26th, 2017 - The clinical presentation of Boerhaave syndrome typically includes a history of nausea and vomiting, followed by severe lower thoracic and epigastric pain. The pain may radiate to the back or to the left shoulder, and it may be worsened by swallow...

Hypertensive Urgency; Rarity of Risky Angina Dx; Minor But Intolerable AEs

Jun 17th, 2016 - The six life-threatening conditions traditionally warned about for acute, nontraumatic chest pain presentations are "extremely rare," aside from acute coronary syndrome (ACS), according to a study reported in JAMA Internal Medicine. In the Nationa...

A 47-year-old man with chest and neck pain
M. Chadi Alraies, MD, FACP, Usman Ayub Khan, MBBS et. al.

Jan 1st, 2013 - A 47-year-old man presented with acute shortness of breath and chest and neck pain, which began after he heard popping sounds while boarding a bus. The pain was right-sided, sharp, worse with deep breathing, and associated with a sensation of full.

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