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n South African Journal of Surgery - Diaphragmatic eventration complicated by gastric volvulus with perforation : case report

Volume 50, Issue 3
  • ISSN : 0038-2361
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Abstract

Eventration of the diaphragm with gastric volvulus is uncommon. Gastric perforation in these cases is rare and usually associated with acute gastric volvulus with strangulation. We describe a case of diaphragmatic eventration with chronic gastric volvulus with gastric perforation without strangulation in an elderly man.

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2012-08-01
2017-06-29

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