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04-21-2008, 11:20 AM
m Aetiology:
1) Ingestion of caustic chemicals Accidental in children.
Suicidal in adult.
2) Healing ulcers caused by Refulx oesophagitis
Trauma of oesophagoscopy.
m Treatment of Corrosive Stricture:
 Neutralization. Tracheostomy for respiration.
Gastrostomy for feeding. mDilatation after 1 week.
For impermeable cases bypass e.g. colon by pass.

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