Unusual presentation of hemoptysis in a 78-year-old with previous nissen fundoplication

Bavry, Anthony A.; Solorzano, Carmen C.; Hocking, Michael P.
December 1998
American Surgeon;Dec1998, Vol. 64 Issue 12, p1223
Academic Journal
Considers gastrobronchial fistula as a differential diagnosis of hemoptysis in patients with transthoracic Nissen fundoplication in Gainesville, Florida. Causes of the hemoptysis; Association of the fistula with Nissen fundoplication; Manifestations and pathophysiology of gastrobronchial fistula; Complications of Nissen fundoplication.


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