About this Journal Submit a Manuscript Table of Contents
Case Reports in Hepatology
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 106383, 4 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2013/106383
Case Report

Surviving Emphysematous Gastritis after Hepatectomy

1Department of Surgery, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong
2Department of Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, 102 Pokfulam Road, Hong Kong

Received 24 January 2013; Accepted 25 February 2013

Academic Editors: R. T. Marinho, Y. Sugawara, and H. Uchiyama

Copyright © 2013 Harry Hok Yee Yu et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. E. Fraenkel, “Ueber einen fall von gastritis acuta emphysematosa wahrscheinlich mykotischen ursprungs,” Archiv für Pathologische Anatomie und Physiologie und für Klinische Medicin, vol. 118, no. 3, pp. 526–535, 1889. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. R. K. Lim, S. McKillop, P. J. Karanicolas, and L. Scott, “Massive gastric pneumatosis from pyloric stenosis,” Canadian Medical Association Journal, vol. 182, no. 5, p. E227, 2010. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. A. P. Carlson, J. W. H. Chan, L. H. Ketai, and G. B. Demarest, “Emphysematous gastritis in a severely burned patient: case report and literature review,” Journal of Trauma, vol. 62, no. 3, pp. 765–767, 2007. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. W. N. K. A. van Mook, S. van der Geest, M. L. M. J. Goessens, E. J. Schoon, and G. Ramsay, “Gas within the wall of the stomach due to emphysematous gastritis: case report and review,” European Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, vol. 14, no. 10, pp. 1155–1160, 2002. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  5. M. Yalamanchili and W. Cady, “Emphysematous gastritis in a hemodialysis patient,” Southern Medical Journal, vol. 96, no. 1, pp. 84–88, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. C. M. Miller, S. Florman, L. Kim-Schluger et al., “Fulminant and fatal gas gangrene of the stomach in a healthy live liver donor,” Liver Transplantation, vol. 10, no. 10, pp. 1315–1319, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. H. L. Lee, H. C. Lee, H. R. Guo, W. C. Ko, and K. W. Chen, “Clinical significance and mechanism of gas formation of pyogenic liver abscess due to Klebsiella pneumoniae,” Journal of Clinical Microbiology, vol. 42, no. 6, pp. 2783–2785, 2004. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. T. H. Loi, J. Y. See, R. K. Diddapur, and J. R. Issac, “Emphysematous gastritis: a case report and a review of literature,” Annals of the Academy of Medicine Singapore, vol. 36, no. 1, pp. 72–73, 2007. View at Scopus
  9. P. J. Shipman and P. Drury, “Emphysematous gastritis: case report and literature review,” Australasian Radiology, vol. 45, no. 1, pp. 64–66, 2001. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  10. E. E. De Lange, V. S. Slutsky, S. Swanson, and H. A. Shaffer, “Computed tomography of emphysematous gastritis,” Journal of Computer Assisted Tomography, vol. 10, no. 1, pp. 139–141, 1986. View at Scopus