Medications for Gastrointestinal Perforation
There are currently no drugs listed for "Gastrointestinal Perforation"
What is Gastrointestinal Perforation: Gastrointestinal perforation occurs when the wall of the stomach, small intestine or large bowel develops a hole through its entire thickness. Perforation of the intestine leads to leakage of intestinal contents into the abdominal cavity. This causes an inflammation called peritonitis. Perforation anywhere along the gastrointestinal tract is a surgical emergency.
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