Title

Role Of Conservative Management In Emphysematous Gastritis.

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2-23-2018

Publication Title

BMJ Case Rep

Abstract

Emphysematous gastritis (EG) is a rare disease of the stomach that is caused by gas-forming bacteria, and it can be lethal. There have been60%. Early recognition and treatment through conservative management have been a popular and successful choice in today's medicine. Studies have shown that surgical intervention does not confer a statistical benefit on mortality in this condition. We present another case of EG in a 33-year-old woman who was successfully managed conservatively.

Medical Subject Headings

Adult; Anti-Bacterial Agents; Conservative Treatment; Emphysema; Female; Fluid Therapy; Gastric Mucosa; Gastritis; Humans; Penicillanic Acid; Piperacillin; Piperacillin, Tazobactam Drug Combination; Tomography, X-Ray Computed; Vancomycin

PubMed ID

29477992

Volume

2018

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