Morbidity and mortality of perforated peptic gastroduodenal ulcer following emergency surgery


Abstract Background. This study assessed the surgical concept and prognosis of perforated gastroduodenal ulcers. Patients and methods. Data from 102 patients who underwent emergency surgery for peptic ulcer perforation were recorded prospectively. To evaluate morbidity and mortality ulcer perforation was classified into three types: type A, solitary… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00423-002-0331-9

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