SESSION TITLE: Fellow Case Report Slide: Critical Care II
SESSION TYPE: Affiliate Case Report Slide
PRESENTED ON: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 at 07:30 AM - 08:30 AM
INTRODUCTION: Tension pneumopericardium in adults is an uncommon complication of trauma and surgical procedures. We present a case of a tension pneumopericardium during a peroral endoscopic myotomy (POEM). Review of the literature allow us to critically appraise and summarize various factors that may aid in early diagnosis and treatment.