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2022 Nov 26

World J Clin Cases



Phlegmonous gastritis after biloma drainage: A case report and review of the literature.


Yang K-C, Kuo H-Y, Kang J-W
World J Clin Cases. 2022 Nov 26; 10(33):12430-12439.
PMID: 36483820.


Phlegmonous gastritis (PG) is a rare bacterial infection of the gastric submucosa and is related to septicemia, direct gastric mucosal injury, or the direct influence of infection or inflammation in neighboring organs. Here, we present a patient who had spontaneous biloma caused by choledocholithiasis and then PG resulting from bile leakage after biloma drainage.