McFarlane, Michael E.; Martin, A.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Letter to the Editor - Traumatic Gastropleural Fistula
West Indian Medical Journal
Date of Publication
Traumatic gastropleural fistulae are exceedingly rare and few cases have been reported in the literature. This letter reports on a number of cases including the management of a 27-year old patient with gunshot injury to the left thorax, complicated by a left haemopneumothorax and acute traumatic gastropleural fistula.