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Pediatric Gastropleural fistula, a complication of Sleeve gastrectomy: Case report and brief review.
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  • dana albassam,
  • Mohammed alzaid,
  • Nawaf alotaibi,
  • hammad alsadoon,
  • Felwa alqazlan,
  • wadha alotaibi
dana albassam
King Fahad Medical City
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Mohammed alzaid
King Fahad Medical City
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Nawaf alotaibi
King Fahad Medical City
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hammad alsadoon
King Fahad Medical City
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Felwa alqazlan
King Fahad Medical City
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wadha alotaibi
King Fahad Medical City
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Abstract

Gastropleural fistula (GPF) is a pathological communication between the stomach and the pleura. Here we describe the first case of pediatric GPF secondary to sleeve gastectomy that was which was managed endoscopically with an over the scope clip (OVESCO) after failure of surgical repair.

Peer review status:UNDER REVIEW

21 Jun 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
25 Jun 2020Assigned to Editor
25 Jun 2020Submission Checks Completed
27 Jul 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
08 Aug 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending