Prakhar Chaudhary

Department of General Surgery, M.Y. Hopsital, Indore, India


  • Case Report   
    Prepyloric Perforation Following Blunt Trauma Abdomen
    Author(s): Sarvagya Jain*, Prakhar Chaudhary, Lavanya Kelam, Arvind Ghanghoria and Hemant Thanna

    Introduction: Gastric perforation following blunt trauma abdomen is a very rare presentation. Case Report: 35 year male presented with acute abdomen following road traffic accident, which had undergone exploratory laprotomy, and there was prepyloric perforation, with no solid organ injury which was repaired. Discussion: Mainly gastric perforation is associated with other solid organ injuries like liver, spleen, pancreas, lungs. Diagnosis by x-ray and CT scan, free gas under diaphragm and the repair can be done as routine. Mortality is due to sepsis. Conclusion: Gastric rupture is a rare presentation following blunt injury abdomen. Commonly traumatic gastric rupture is associated with other injuries like splenic injury and fractures. .. Read More»

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