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Emphysematous gastritis
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  • Ryosuke Takase,
  • Hideharu Hagiya,
  • Naoko Fukuda,
  • Osamu Sui
Ryosuke Takase
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Hideharu Hagiya
Okayama University Hospital
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Naoko Fukuda
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An 89-year-old woman who had type 2 diabetes mellitus suddenly presented with abdominal pain. Abdominal computed tomography showed thickening of the wall and intramural gas in the gastric hilum, suggesting emphysematous gastritis. The patient underwent treatment with a proton pump inhibitor, and broad-spectrum antibacterial agents.

Peer review status:ACCEPTED

02 Mar 2021Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
03 Mar 2021Assigned to Editor
03 Mar 2021Submission Checks Completed
05 Mar 2021Reviewer(s) Assigned
24 Sep 2021Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending
24 Sep 2021Editorial Decision: Accept