Esophageal rupture in a patient with idiopathic eosinophilic esophagitis

Peter J. Riou, Andrew G. Nicholson, Ugo Pastorino

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review


Idiopathic eosinophilic esophagitis is an extremely rare condition with fewer than 20 cases described in the literature. We present a case presenting as an emergency with esophageal perforation that eventually required subtotal esophagectomy.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1854-1856
Number of pages3
JournalAnnals of Thoracic Surgery
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - Dec 1996

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cardiology and Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Surgery


Dive into the research topics of 'Esophageal rupture in a patient with idiopathic eosinophilic esophagitis'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this