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October 1974

Perforated Duodenal Ulcer With Coexistent Gastric Carcinoma

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Surgery, Montefiore Hospital and Medical Center, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York.

Arch Surg. 1974;109(4):524. doi:10.1001/archsurg.1974.01360040046011

The coexistence of gastric carcinoma and perforated duodenal ulcer is rare. The reasons for the rarity are alluded to, and the surgical management peculiar to this combination is discussed.