From the case: Boerhaave syndrome

CT
C+ arterial phase
Modality: CT (C+ arterial phase)

- “ Boerhaave syndrome is spontaneous esophageal rupture from forceful vomiting. After initialy concerns for the pneumomediastinum secondary to perfor...”

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  • Esophageal perforation - “ Esophageal perforation is a rare but serious medical emergency with a very high mortality rate, especially if the diagnosis is delayed. Epidemiol...”
  • Boerhaave syndrome - “ Boerhaave syndrome refers to an esophageal rupture secondary to forceful vomiting and retching. Epidemiology It tends to be more prevalent in ma...”

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