Boerhaave syndrome

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Contrast is seen leaking from the anterior aspect of the distal oesophagus. 

Case Discussion

Boerhaave syndrome is oesophageal perforation secondary to forceful vomiting. 

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Case information

rID: 11244
Published: 20th Oct 2010
Last edited: 10th Sep 2015
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