n South African Journal of Surgery - Diaphragmatic eventration complicated by gastric volvulus with perforation : case report
|Article Title||Diaphragmatic eventration complicated by gastric volvulus with perforation : case report|
|© Publisher:||Medpharm Publications|
|Journal||South African Journal of Surgery|
|Affiliations||1 Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Medical University, India, 2 Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Medical University, India and 3 Era's Lucknow Medical College, India|
|Publication Date||Aug 2012|
|Pages||90 - 91|
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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