Intramural Dissection of the Esophagus: Endoscopic Findings

@inproceedings{Chiu2006IntramuralDO,
  title={Intramural Dissection of the Esophagus: Endoscopic Findings},
  author={H C Chiu and Geun Dong Lee},
  year={2006}
}
Intramural esophageal dissection is a rare but well described condition that is characterized by a laceration between the esophageal mucosa and submucosa but without perforation. It is usually associated with a rapid increase in intraesophageal pressure, especially in the presence of coagulation disorder. Intramural esophageal dissection revealed by an upper gastrointestinal endoscopy was reported in a uremic case with sudden onset of hematemesis and anterior chest discomfort during admission… CONTINUE READING

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