Saratov JOURNAL of Medical and Scientific Research

Boerhaave's syndrome (case report)

Year: 2016, volume 12 Issue: №1 Pages: 61-66
Heading: Surgery Article type: Case report
Authors: Tainkin А.А., Bogdanova Т.М.
Organization: Saratov State Medical University

The article describes a clinical case of spontaneous esophageal rupture. Raising awareness of physicians about this syndrome will facilitate its timely diagnostics.

1. Vaidya S, Prabhudessai S, Jhawar N, et al. Boerhaave's syndrome: Thoracolaparoscopic approach. J Minim Access Surg 2010; 6(3): 76-79
2. Mallory GK, Weiss S. Hemorrhages from lacerations of the cardiac orifice of the stomach due to vomiting. Am J Med Sci 1929; (178) 4:506-514
3. Shaker H, Elsayed H, Whittle I, et al. The influence of the golden 24-h rule' on the prognosis of oesophageal perforation in the modern era. Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 2010; 38 (2): 216-222
4. Timerbulatov ShV, Timerbulatov VM. Spontaneous esophageal rupture (Boerhaave syndrome). Endosk Hir 2009; (6): 48-50
5. Mackler SA. Spontaneous rupture of the esophagus; an experimental and clinical study. Surg Gynecol Obstet 1952; 95 (3): 345-356
6. Calvin SHNg, Wilfred LMMui, Anthony PCYim. Barogenic esophageal rupture: Boerhaave syndrome. Can J Surg 2006; 49 (6): 438-439
7. Lucendo AJ, Friginal-Ruiz AB, Rodriguez B. Boerhaave's syndrome as the primary manifestation of adult eosinophilic esophagitis. Two case reports and a review of the literature. Dis Esophagus 2011; 24 (2): E11-E15
8. Zavgorodnev S.V., Kornienko V.I., Pashkov V.G., et al. Spontaneous rupture of thoracic esophagus complicated with purulent mediastinitis, two-sided hydropneumothorax, pleural empyema and bronchial fistula. Khirurgiia 2007; (4): 54-56
9. Korymasov Е.А., Benyan A.S., Pushkin S.Yu. et al. Boerhaave syndrome complicated by generalized necrotic suppurative mediastinitis and sepsis. Khirurgiia 2011; (1): 70-71
10. Pogodina A.N., Abakumov M.M. Mechanical penetrating esophageal injuries. Khirurgiia 1998; (10): 20-24.

2016_01_061-066.pdf1.96 MB

No votes yet