Gastric infarction following gastric bypass surgery

Gastric infarction following gastric bypass surgery

Patrick H Do, Young S Kang, Peter Cahill

Abstract


Gastric infarction is an extremely rare occurrence owing to the stomach's extensive vascular supply. We report an unusual case of gastric infarction following gastric bypass surgery. We describe the imaging findings and discuss possible causes of this condition.

Keywords


Gastric infarction; Gastric pneumatosis; Acute abdomen; Roux-en-Y gastric bypass; Computed tomography; Stomach diseases



DOI: https://doi.org/10.3941/jrcr.v10i4.2280