CORROSIVE INJURIES OF THE STOMACH [Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg]
Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg. 1996; 2(1): 62-66

CORROSIVE INJURIES OF THE STOMACH

Muzaffer Akıncı1, Mehmet Gülen1, Onat Arınç1, Haldun Sunar1, Salim Zoralioğlu1, Uğur Ertuğrul1
Haseki Hastanesi 1. Cerrahi Kliniği

Drinking corrosive substances accidentally or for suicide causes acute or chronic damage in upper G.I.S. because liquid cleansing materials have been increasingly used frequency of burns depend on corrosive substances has been increased. Damage most commonly occurs in oropharynx, esophagus and stomach, respectively. Corrosive burns in stomach are manifested by bleeding, necrosis and perforation at early period and obstruction symptoms a late period. There is no agreement on surgical approach of corrosive burns in stomach which has high mortality and morbidity risks. In this article we introduce two cases of corrosive burns in stomach and review literature.

Keywords: BURNS, CORROSIVE INJURIES, INJURIES OF G.I.S.


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Muzaffer Akıncı1, Mehmet Gülen1, Onat Arınç1, Haldun Sunar1, Salim Zoralioğlu1, Uğur Ertuğrul1
Haseki Hastanesi 1. Cerrahi Kliniği



Muzaffer Akıncı, Mehmet Gülen, Onat Arınç, Haldun Sunar, Salim Zoralioğlu, Uğur Ertuğrul. CORROSIVE INJURIES OF THE STOMACH. Ulus Travma Acil Cerrahi Derg. 1996; 2(1): 62-66


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