Gastric perforation secondary to incarcerated hiatus hernia: an important differential in the diagnosis of central crushing chest pain.

Abstract

Gastric perforation in association with incarceration of a hiatus hernia rarely features on a list of differential diagnoses of acute chest pain. A patient presented to the emergency department with acute chest pain characteristic of myocardial ischaemia. Several risk factors for ischaemic heart disease (IHD) were present. Investigations revealed normal… (More)

Topics

Figures and Tables

Sorry, we couldn't extract any figures or tables for this paper.