Esophageal perforation caused by external air-blast injury

@inproceedings{Roan2010EsophagealPC,
  title={Esophageal perforation caused by external air-blast injury},
  author={J L Roan and M H Wu},
  booktitle={Journal of cardiothoracic surgery},
  year={2010}
}
BACKGROUND Esophageal perforation after external air-blast trauma is rarely presented in the emergency room. The diagnosis is often delayed more than 24 hours. METHODS We review the literature and report a case of esophageal perforation caused by external air-blast injury. RESULTS Including the present case, a total of 5 cases of esophageal perforation… CONTINUE READING