Small bowel perforation due to a migrated esophageal stent: Report of a rare case and review of the literature


Karagul S., Yagci M. A. , ARA C. , Tardu A., Ertugrul I., Kirmizi S., ...Daha Fazla

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY CASE REPORTS, cilt.11, ss.113-116, 2015 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 11
  • Basım Tarihi: 2015
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.ijscr.2015.04.030
  • Dergi Adı: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF SURGERY CASE REPORTS
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.113-116

Özet

INTRODUCTION: Endoscopic esophageal stent placement is used to treat benign strictures, esophageal perforations, fistulas and for palliative therapy of esophageal cancer. Although stent placement is safe and effective method, complications are increasing the morbidity and mortality rate. We aimed to present a patient with small bowel perforation as a consequence of migrated esophageal stent.