Acute gastric perforation after acid ingestion

Gun F., Abbasoglu L., Celik A.

JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC GASTROENTEROLOGY AND NUTRITION, vol.35, no.3, pp.360-362, 2002 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier


Gastric outlet obstruction is a common late result after acid ingestion; early complications, such as gastric necrosis or perforations are unusual. This is a report of a patient with the history of strong acid ingestion Who underwent total gastrectomy due to perforation and extensive necrosis of the stomach.