Esophageal Perforation

Known as: ESOPHAGUS PERFORATION, PERFORATION ESOPHAGUS, OESOPHAGEAL PERFORATION 
The presence of a hole or other type of opening in the esophageal wall through which the contents of the esophagus can pass into the mediastinum. The… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
  • De Souza Carreira Berger SB, Hambarayan A Bitter K
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  • 2013
'Vascular risks of high-dose diclofenac, and possibly ibuprofen'. 
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
PURPOSE We evaluated the efficacy and safety of bevacizumab in patients with platinum-resistant epithelial ovarian carcinoma (EOC… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Intraoperative tumour perforation, positive tumour margins, wound complications and local recurrence are frequent… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Spontaneous or iatrogenic esophageal perforations after endoscopic procedures are potentially life-threatening events… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Esophageal perforation remains a devastating event that is difficult to diagnose and manage. The majority of injuries are… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
An esophageal perforation after anterior cervical surgery is an uncommon but well recognized complication. During the past 25… (More)
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Review
1992
Review
1992
Perforation of the esophagus remains a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge. Currently, the most common cause of perforation is… (More)
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Highly Cited
1986
Highly Cited
1986
Over the past 47 years (1937 to 1984), a total of 127 patients with esophageal perforation or rupture were evaluated at Duke… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
Early diagnosis of esophageal perforation is critical. The importance of performing sufficient surgery at the first procedure… (More)
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Eight patients with intrathoracic esophageal disruptions were managed nonoperatively and without pleural drainage. Criteria for… (More)
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