Ulcer formation in intrathoracic grafts after oesophageal replacement is considered an infrequent complication of the procedure. We present a rare case of a gastric tube ulcer with perforation, more than 30 years after gastric tube interposition for oesophageal atresia.

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Keywords Gastric tube, Oesophageal atresia, Ulcer
Persistent URL dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00383-008-2178-9, hdl.handle.net/1765/29287
Journal Pediatric Surgery International
Hazebroek, E.J, Leibman, S, & Smith, G.S. (2008). Late presentation of gastric tube ulcer perforation after oesophageal atresia repair. Pediatric Surgery International, 24(7), 869–871. doi:10.1007/s00383-008-2178-9