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  dolly123 - 11/02/06 12:51
 
  what is the difference in mx in boerhaave's and mallory weiss tears

In the first i knowits primary repair of esophagus..cant find for MW..anyone please?
 
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  nexus - 11/02/06 13:17
 
  it is ussually conservative....bleeding should stop within 24-48 hrs....if not...epinephrine, cauterization or embolization of the supplying artery.  
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  malak - 11/02/06 13:17
 
  boerhaave's---need uregent repaire
mallory weiss tears--no need for treatment bleed stop by itself
 
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  dolly123 - 11/02/06 13:28
 
  thanks guys!
 
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