Emphysematous gastritis developing after isolated cardioembolic event

 
 
 
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    Emphysematous gastritis is a very rare disease associated with a high mortality rate, making prompt recognition and early treatment of the underlying cause essential. We present a case of emphysematous gastritis developing after a cardio embolic-related acute ischemic injury to the gastric mucosa.


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    Cardioembolic; Emphysematous gastritis; Gastric mucosa; Ischemic injury; Stomach

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Article ID: 8819
 
DOI: 10.14419/ijm.v6i1.8819




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