perforated ulcer

(redirected from Perforated peptic ulcer)
Also found in: Dictionary.

per·fo·rat·ed ul·cer

an ulcer extending through the wall of an organ.

per·fo·rat·ed ul·cer

(pĕr'fŏr-āt-ĕd ŭl'sĕr)
An ulcer extending through the wall of an organ.
References in periodicals archive ?
Adults with clinical suspicion of perforated peptic ulcer diseases were referred from nearby primary and secondary health facilities.
Laparoscopic repair for perforated peptic ulcer: a randomized controlled trial.
Changes in the Localization of perforated peptic ulcer and its relation to gender and age of the patients throughout the last 45 years.
This study attempts to highlight the pattern of presentation and to document the outcome after surgical intervention in patients with perforated peptic ulcer disease in a rural community in mid-western Nigeria.
What has happened to perforated peptic ulcer? British J Surg 1984; 71: 774-76.
Laparoscopic repair of perforated peptic ulcer is a safe and reliable procedure and is proven to be efficient.
Perforated peptic ulcer: an analysis of 206 consecutive cases with emphasis on pathophysiologic changes and deaths.
Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and hospital administration for perforated peptic ulcer. Lancet 1987;ii:380-2.
Graham's patch repair of perforated peptic ulcer is a standard therapeutic option employed in most surgical units.
Incidence and short-term mortality from perforated peptic ulcer in Korea: a population-based study.
Laparoscopy has been used for gastrointestinal diseases like perforated peptic ulcer and colonic perforations as early as 1990's.235-10 Besides its established role in elective upper gastrointestinal surgery it is being attempted in patients with generalized peritonitis and accompanying severe physiological disturbances.1112
A provisional diagnosis of perforated peptic ulcer was made and he was taken to operation theatre after immediate fluid resuscitation.