|Year : 2004 | Volume
| Issue : 1 | Page : 35-38
Report of two cases of gastric perforation in neonates
UK Srivastava, DP Singh, A Gupta, Jagdeep
Dept. of Surgery, Univ. College of Medical Sciences, Delhi, India
ABSTRACT: Gastric perforation in neonates is a rare, serious and life threatening problem. Etiology of gastric perforation has been described as being spontaneous and it is associated with a high mortality rate. We hereby present 2 cases of neonatal gastric perforation which were successfully managed by early resuscitation and primary repair.
Dept. of Surgery, Univ. College of Medical Sciences, Delhi
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