Peptic Ulcer Perforation

Known as: perforation peptic ulcer, ulcer peptic perforation, peptic perforated ulcer 
Penetration of a PEPTIC ULCER through the wall of DUODENUM or STOMACH allowing the leakage of luminal contents into the PERITONEAL CAVITY.
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1935-2018
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2012
2012
BACKGROUND Accurate and early identification of high-risk surgical patients with perforated peptic ulcer (PPU) is important for… (More)
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2009
2009
OBJECTIVES To determine the epidemiology of, and define the morbidity and mortality factors following emergency surgery for… (More)
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2007
2007
The long-term course after peptic ulcer perforation is unclear, but because the ulcer population is generally older and has… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVES Today a perforated peptic ulcer (PPU) is a rare condition. However, emergency surgery for perforated ulcer presently… (More)
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2003
2003
It is well stated in the literature that medical treatment for peptic ulcer is based on a combination of proton pump inhibitors… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE To compare the results of open versus laparoscopic repair for perforated peptic ulcers. SUMMARY BACKGROUND DATA… (More)
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1999
1999
OBJECTIVE To find out which prognostic factors were important in predicting postoperative mortality and length of hospital stay… (More)
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1995
1995
To examine the relationship between society stress and peptic ulcer perforation, time-trend analysis was performed on the annual… (More)
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1992
Highly Cited
1992
The recent introduction of laparoscopy into the armamentarium of the general surgeon has revolutionized many aspects of surgical… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
To determine whether surgery could be avoided in some patients with perforated peptic ulcer, we conducted a prospective… (More)
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