Gastric intramural hematoma accompanied by severe epigastric pain and hematemesis after endoscopic mucosal resection.

@article{Sun2012GastricIH,
  title={Gastric intramural hematoma accompanied by severe epigastric pain and hematemesis after endoscopic mucosal resection.},
  author={Peng Sun and Shi-yun Tan and Guo-Hai Liao},
  journal={World journal of gastroenterology},
  year={2012},
  volume={18 47},
  pages={7127-30}
}
Gastric intramural hematoma is a rare injury of the stomach, and is most often seen in patients with underlying disease. Such injury following endoscopic therapy is even rarer, and there are no universally accepted guidelines for its treatment. In this case report, we describe a gastric intramural hematoma which occurred within 6 h of endoscopic mucosal resection (EMR). Past medical history of this patient was negative, and laboratory examinations revealed normal coagulation profiles and… CONTINUE READING