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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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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:UNDER REVIEW

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