Duodenocaval Fistula Due to Toothpick Perforation

Federico R. Justiniani, Luis Wigoda, Rolando S. Ortega

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

55 Scopus citations


Duodenocaval fistula was caused by toothpick perforation of the third portion of the duodenum into the inferior vena cava. The patient died of fulminant sepsis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)788-789
Number of pages2
JournalJAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association
Issue number7
StatePublished - Feb 18 1974

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


Dive into the research topics of 'Duodenocaval Fistula Due to Toothpick Perforation'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this