Delayed oesophageal perforation following endoscopic stapling of a pharyngeal pouch.

@article{Nix2001DelayedOP,
  title={Delayed oesophageal perforation following endoscopic stapling of a pharyngeal pouch.},
  author={Paul A. Nix},
  journal={The Journal of laryngology and otology},
  year={2001},
  volume={115 8},
  pages={668}
}
  • Paul A. Nix
  • Published 2001 in The Journal of laryngology and otology
Endoscopic stapling of pharyngeal pouches is gaining popularity and is said to be a quick procedure with minimal morbidity and mortality. So far, there have been few reported cases of any severe complications following this procedure. However, complications as with other treatment modalities can occur. A case of mediastinitis due to delayed oesophageal… CONTINUE READING