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Spontaneous Esophageal Perforation Following Retropharyngeal Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Theodore Klug,
  • Courtney Shires
Theodore Klug
West Cancer Center
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Courtney Shires
West Cancer Center
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Abstract

Esophageal perforation is a rare but life-threatening condition1. Early detection and diagnosis are important to ensure good patient outcomes. The case that we present is of a patient that developed spontaneous esophageal perforation following irrigation and drainage of a retropharyngeal abscess.

Peer review status:IN REVISION

03 Jun 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
06 Jun 2020Assigned to Editor
06 Jun 2020Submission Checks Completed
11 Jun 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
01 Jul 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
15 Jul 2020Editorial Decision: Revise Minor