Gastric abscess--an unusual presentation. Case report.


Gastric abscess is a rare inflammatory condition of the gastric wall. It is seldom diagnosed preoperatively because of the variety of clinical presentations mimicking the more common conditions. We report a case of a gastric abscess thought preoperatively to be a strangulated epigastric hernia. This prompted early and appropriate surgery. 


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