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Pneumoperitoneum in a perforated gastric ulcer
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    Dear Dr Lobao

    Thank you for your very clear and concise case report of this elderly patient who suffered a perforation of a previously undetected gastric ulcer.

    The Xrays and case are good from a basic teaching perspective, but I'm a bit confused as to what the "learning point" is supposed to be. What other clinical features would you have expected in the "non-elderly" to indicate a perforated viscu...

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