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oa Southern African Journal of Anaesthesia and Analgesia - Mediastinitis after oesophagoscopy : a case report : case report

 

Abstract

A 50-year-old male presented with signs and symptoms of oesophageal perforation after a biopsy. Suggestive symptoms and signs were pain in the neck radiating to the back, a rise in temperature and pulse, emphysema in the neck and widening of the mediastinum or a pneumothorax revealed by a chest X-ray. He survived with medical management.

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2009-04-01
2016-12-04
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