How is diagnosis determined for a stomach perforation?

  • An X-ray for air fluid levels in the stomach is also recommended in order to determine diagnosis.
  • Abdominal ultrasound

Prognosis (long-term outlook)

In general, when the patient receives medical attention at the right time, this condition may be cured completely with no consequences.

Medically Reviewed by a doctor on 23 Jan 2018
Medical Author: Dr. med. Diana Hysi