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Boerhaave Syndrome Differential Diagnoses

  • Author: Praveen K Roy, MD, AGAF; Chief Editor: Philip O Katz, MD, FACP, FACG  more...
 
Updated: Jul 06, 2015
 
 
 
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Author

Praveen K Roy, MD, AGAF Chief of Gastroenterology, Presbyterian Hospital; Medical Director of Endoscopy, Presbyterian Medical Group; Adjunct Associate Research Scientist, Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute

Praveen K Roy, MD, AGAF is a member of the following medical societies: American Gastroenterological Association, American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

Coauthor(s)

Mark E Murphy, MD, FACP Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine, Mercer University Medical School; Program Director, Gastroenterology and Hepatology Education, Department of Internal Medicine, Memorial Health University Medical Center

Mark E Murphy, MD, FACP is a member of the following medical societies: American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, American College of Gastroenterology, American Gastroenterological Association, American Medical Association, American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, Medical Association of Georgia, Southern Medical Association

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Viswanath Kalapatapu, MD Staff Physician, Department of Internal Medicine, Memorial Health University Medical Center

Viswanath Kalapatapu, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American College of Physicians, American Medical Association

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Showkat Bashir, MD Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, George Washington University, Washington, DC

Showkat Bashir, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American College of Gastroenterology, American College of Physicians, American Gastroenterological Association, American Medical Association

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Rahaman Mujibur, MD Academic Hospitalist/Hospitalist, Marshfield Clinic, St Joseph’s Hospital

Rahaman Mujibur, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American College of Physicians, American Medical Association, Wisconsin Medical Society

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Specialty Editor Board

Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Pharmacy; Editor-in-Chief, Medscape Drug Reference

Disclosure: Received salary from Medscape for employment. for: Medscape.

BS Anand, MD Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Baylor College of Medicine

BS Anand, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases, American College of Gastroenterology, American Gastroenterological Association, American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

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Chief Editor

Philip O Katz, MD, FACP, FACG Chairman, Division of Gastroenterology, Albert Einstein Medical Center; Clinical Professor of Medicine, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University

Philip O Katz, MD, FACP, FACG is a member of the following medical societies: American College of Gastroenterology, American College of Physicians, American Gastroenterological Association, American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

Disclosure: Received honoraria from Takeda for speaking and teaching; Received consulting fee from Ironwood for consulting; Received consulting fee from Torax for consulting; Received consulting fee from Pfizer Consumer Health for consulting.

Additional Contributors

Manoop S Bhutani, MD Professor, Co-Director, Center for Endoscopic Research, Training and Innovation (CERTAIN), Director, Center for Endoscopic Ultrasound, Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, University of Texas Medical Branch; Director, Endoscopic Research and Development, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Manoop S Bhutani, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American Association for the Advancement of Science, American College of Gastroenterology, American College of Physicians, American Gastroenterological Association, American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine, American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy

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Abhishek Choudhary, MD Resident Physician, Department of Internal Medicine, University Hospital of Missouri-Columbia

Abhishek Choudhary, MD is a member of the following medical societies: American College of Physicians

Disclosure: Nothing to disclose.

Acknowledgements

The authors and editors of Medscape Drugs & Diseases gratefully acknowledge the contributions of previous coauthor, Prakash Ramanathan, MD, to the development and writing of this article.

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