Successful Surgical Treatment of a Spontaneous Rupture of the Esophagus Diagnosed Two Days after Onset

Case Reports in Gastroenterology, 05/10/2012

The authors present a case of successful surgical treatment of spontaneous rupture of the esophagus that was diagnosed 2 days after onset. The patient was a 42–year–old man admitted to internal medicine with a diagnosis of pleuritis and complaining of chest and back pain.

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