Pneumomediastinum, pneumopericardium, and pneumoperitoneum caused by peridiverticulitis of the colon: report of a case.

@article{Besic2004PneumomediastinumPA,
  title={Pneumomediastinum, pneumopericardium, and pneumoperitoneum caused by peridiverticulitis of the colon: report of a case.},
  author={Nikola Besic and Janez Žgajnar and Igor J. Kocijan{\vc}i{\vc}},
  journal={Diseases of the colon and rectum},
  year={2004},
  volume={47 5},
  pages={766-8}
}
A 50-year-old woman with breast carcinoma metastases in the left supraclavicular region was treated because of free air in the mediastinum, around the heart and vascular pedicle, below the diaphragmatic dome, and subcutaneous neck and supraclavicular emphysema, without radiologic signs of pneumothorax. Diverticulosis of the colon and an occult perforation… CONTINUE READING