Purulent peritonitis and mediastinitis caused by iatrogenic perforation of the jejunum during application of mediastinal drainage in a 74-year-old woman after CABG – a case report


A case of a 74-year-old female admitted to our department for the planned procedure of coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) is described. The patient was suffering from insulindependent diabetes and obesity. Her medical history revealed extensive surgical treatment in the abdominal cavity, such as: appendectomy, cholecystectomy, choledochoduodenostomy… (More)


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