Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Perforated Esophagus Symptoms

Common symptoms of an esophageal perforation include:

Other symptoms of an esophageal perforation include:

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Last Updated: Jan 24, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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