Gastro-cutaneous fistula

Case contributed by Dr Roman Bernal Troetsch


Past history: 1) Gastric Cancer 2) Gastric resection + Gastro-ileal anastomosis. Physical Exam: nutritional content output by fistula in the skin

Patient Data

Age: 55
Gender: Male

The image showed fistulous tract from the stomach to the skin.

No passage of contrast into the anastomosis as additional finding.

Case Discussion

Endoscopy revealed to the greater curvature of stomach fistula to the skin adjacent to the anastomosis (occluded).

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Case information

rID: 37735
Published: 17th Jul 2015
Last edited: 14th Aug 2019
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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