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Title: Een 79-jarige vrouw met nausea, hevig postprandiaal braken en intermittente epigastralgieën
Author(s): JADOUL A, NIJS J, BERTELS A, MARTENS S, GEYSKENS P
Journal: Tijdschrift voor Geneeskunde
Volume: 74 Issue: 5 Date: 2018
A 79-year-old woman with nausea, vomiting and epigastric pain
A 79-year-old woman presents to the emergency department with nausea, vomiting and epigastric pain since 4 days. Last stool dated
4 days ago. There was no fever. Her medical history only disclosed arterial hypertension. RX abdomen raised the suspicion of Bouveret syndrome, which was confirmed by CT abdomen.
The definition, aetiology, epidemiology and treatment of this syndrome are reported. The clinical and radiological diagnosis are discussed extensively.