Spontaneous intramural esophageal hematoma: case report and review

Justin Cheung, Nestor Müller, Alan Weiss
Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology 2006, 20 (4): 285-6
Intramural esophageal hematoma is a rare form of esophageal injury. The presenting symptoms are nonspecific. Esophagogastroscopy and computed tomography scan are usually needed to establish the diagnosis of intramural esophageal hematoma. Presented here is a patient with spontaneous intramural esophageal hematoma who was successfully treated with conservative measures.

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