Sengstaken-Blakemore tube

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard


Patient with chronic liver disease and hematemesis.


CXR demonstrates a Sengstaken-Blakemore tube in situ, as well as a left CVC and an endotracheal tube. 

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 12118
Published: 22nd Oct 2010
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
Tag: cxr
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.

 Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

 Thank you for updating your details.