Peritonitis in India--a decade's experience.

  title={Peritonitis in India--a decade's experience.},
  author={Lalgudi Narayanan Dorairajan and Sanjay Gupta and S V S Deo and Sunil Chumber and Lalit Kumar Sharma},
  journal={Tropical gastroenterology : official journal of the Digestive Diseases Foundation},
  volume={16 1},
Generalised peritonitis is a common and dreaded surgical emergency. Its tropical spectrum continues to be different from its western counterpart. The study represents a retrospective analysis of 250 cases of peritonitis managed surgically over a decade at a large referral surgical unit at New Delhi. Perforations of the upper gastrointestinal tract viz: duodenal ulcer, enteric perforations etc. constitute the majority unlike western series where lower gastrointestinal tract perforations… CONTINUE READING
Highly Cited
This paper has 35 citations. REVIEW CITATIONS


Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 23 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…